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Headstone over the grave of George McKay commemorates his efforts in trying to save a fellow worker from drowning in the Wimmera River.
|Address:||Jeparit Cemetery, Jeparit, 3423|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -36.1425|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||15-March-1912|
|Actual Event End Date:||15-March-1912|
In memory of George McKay drowned 15th March 1912 aged 28 years.
Erected by his fellow workmen and the people of Jeparit and district to commemorate his heroic action of trying to save a fellow workman (J. Dowling) from drowning in the Wimmera River, Jeparit