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03-May-2015
03-May-2015
Photographs supplied by Arthur Garland

A framed paper illuminated address commemorates Frank Joseph Pooler who was killed in action in France in July 1917 during World War One. 

From the 1880s to the 1930s illuminated addresses were a popular way to mark special occasions or outstanding service.

Location

Address:Holt Street, Lake Cargelligo Museum, Lake Cargelligo, 2672
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.303435
Long: 146.376594
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Military
Approx. Event Start Date:July-1917
Approx. Event End Date:July-1917

Dedication

Front Inscription

               In Memory of
   FRANK JOSEPH POOLER
Who Fell In The Great War Of The Empire Against
Germany And Despotic Might.

He joined Carmichael`s 36th Battalion in January, 1916, and
was killed in action in France in July, 1917.

WE, the Cargelligo War Service Committee beg to present this ADDRESS to his MOTHER on behalf of the people of Cargelligo and District as a token of appreciation and regard of her Son FRANK who was one of those who counted not his life his own, but gave it in the cause of honor and liberty.

"No man hath greater love than this
That he giveth his life for others."

 

Source: MA
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