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05-February-2014
05-February-2014

Photographs supplied by Chris McLaughlin / Graeme Saunders

Commemorates farrier Edwin Charles Bawden, a South African War soldier.

Edwin Bawden who fought in the South African War died in the Melbourne Hospital from pneumonia after a bout of measles. He had been invalided home on the ship Britannic and died in the Melbourne Hospital on the 9th August 1901. He was 23 years old.

Location

Address:Woolshed Road, Monument Hill, Eldorado, 3746
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -36.31548
Long: 146.532082
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Military
Actual Event STart Date:11-October-1899
Actual Event End Date:31-May-1902
Link:http://vhd.heritage.vic.gov.au/vhd/…

Dedication

Front Inscription

ERECTED By The Residents Of Eldorado to the Memory of Farrier EDWIN CHARLES BAWDEN Who Died From An Illness Contracted While Serving His Country In South Africa

A Faithful Victorian

Soldier Of The Queen

 

 

Source: MA,RSLV,VMR,SKP, RHSV,VHWI
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