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Bust commemorates John Curtin, Australian Prime Minister from 1941-1945, who lived in Cottesloe.
Curtin moved to Cottesloe near Perth in 1917 to become an editor for the Westralian Worker, the official trade union newspaper. He joined the Australian Journalists' Association in 1917 and was elected Western Australian President in 1920. He wore his AJA badge (WA membership #56) every day he was Prime Minister.
|Address:||109 Broome Street, Cottesloe Civic Centre, Cottesloe, 6011|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -31.993799|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Sub-Theme:||Government - Federal|
|Monument Designer:||Peter Gelenscer|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Saturday 15th August, 1970|