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A plaque commemorates Private Francis Hunt who was wounded in the Vietnam War on the 21st of July 1969, and he is immortalised in the song "I was only 19" sung by the Australian music group, Redgum.
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|Address:||Cumming Avenue, Birchip, 3483|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -35.982086|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Monday 26th January, 2004|
Front InscriptionSource: MA
Pte. Francis Hunt
This plaque recognises the continuing courage of a Birchip boy wounded in Vietnam July 21, 1969 and is immortalised in the song "I was only 19"
Erected by the Birchip Community January 26, 2004
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au