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07-October-2013
07-October-2013
Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

A plaque commemorates Francis J. Bell, a member of the Kyneton Returned Services League Sub-Branch, who initiated the ceremony of lowering the Australian flag to half-mast at the Kyneton War Memorial on the passing of any member of the Sub-Branch.

Location

Address:Mollison Street, Kyneton War Memorial, Kyneton, 3444
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.249292
Long: 144.453102
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Community

Dedication

Front Inscription

In Memory Of
FRANCIS J.BELL 
ANZAC and member of the Kyneton R.S.L.
1895 - 1966
This Plaque Is Placed In Gratitude
For His Initiating This Final Tribute
To R.S.L. Members.

Plaque:
This new flag-pole, erected in 1996, replaced the original, then situated south of the cenotaph.  It was donated by Dr Greg McIntyre, and installed with a grant from Australia Remembers (1945 - 1995), in co-operation with the Kyneton R.S.L. and the family of the late Francis J. Bell

Cherish Freedom & Peace So Dearly Won & Held

The Flag Is Flown At Half Mast
On The Death Of A Member
Of The Kyneton R.S.L. 

Source: MA
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