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02-November-2014
02-November-2014

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A monument commemorates Sergeant John James Dwyer who was awarded the Victoria Cross (V.C.) in September 1917 in Belgium during World War One.

Location

Address:School Road, Alonnah District School, Alonnah, 7150
State:TAS
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -43.315717
Long: 147.242923
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Military
Actual Event STart Date:26-September-1917
Actual Event End Date:26-September-1917

Dedication

Front Inscription

Sgt. John James Dwyer

4th. Aust Machine Gun Company A.I.F.
Born : 9th. March 1890  Lovett, Tasmania

Awarded VC : 26th. September 1917 at Zonnebeke, Belgium

Source: MA
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