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05-November-2014
05-November-2014
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A monument commemorates G. J. A. Wing of the 3rd Light Horse Regiment who died in Cairo, Egypt in February 1915.

Location

Address:Preston Road, North Motton, 7315
State:TAS
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -41.207895
Long: 146.109353
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Military
Actual Event STart Date:06-February-1915
Actual Event End Date:06-February-1915

Dedication

Front Inscription

G. J. A. Wing

C Sqdn. 3rd Light Horse Regt

1st A.I.F.

Born Preston Tasmania
Died Cairo 6-2-1915
Aged 22 years.

This marble cross was originally erected in the British Cemetery, Cairo, Egypt ; as a mark of esteem by his comrades.

Source: MA
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