Constable Michael ScanlanPrint Page
Commemorates Constable Michael Scanlan who was killed in October 1878 along with Sergeant Kennedy and Constable Lonigan. The trio were ambushed and murdered by members of the Kelly gang at Stringybark Creek.
|Address:||19 Bridge Street West, Police Station, Police Memorial Garden, Benalla, 3672|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -36.555495|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||25-October-1878|
|Actual Event End Date:||25-October-1878|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Thursday 25th September, 2008|
In memory of Michael Scanlan Constable 2118 feloniously slain on the 25th October, 1878. He was ambushed and murdered by members of the Kelly gang at Stringybark Creek. Also murdered were Sergeant Kennedy and Constable Lonigan.