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A monument commemorates Captain Charles Littler who was the last Australian soldier to leave North Beach, Gallipoli on the 19th of December 1915 during World War One.
|Address:||Victoria Parade, Devonport, 7310|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -41.17594|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||19-December-1915|
|Actual Event End Date:||19-December-1915|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Thursday 19th December, 2002|
In commemoration of the last Australian soldier to leave North Beach, Gallipoli on 19 December 1915
Capt Charles Augustus Murray Littler DSO, MID of Devonport
26 / 3 / 1868 - 3 / 9 / 1916
Beach Master, ANZAC Cove and known as the "Duke of ANZAC"
Killed in action during the "Battle of the Somme" at Mouquet Farm
"Lest We Forget"
Erected in partnership by the Government of Tasmania, and the Devonport City Council. 19th December 2002
Proudly unveiled by Mr Brenton Best M H A