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Sir Harry Chauvel
Sir Harry Chauvel

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A plaque commemorates Sir Harry Chauvel, commander of the Desert Mounted Corps during World War One.

Location

Address:Flinders & Swanston Streets, St Paul`s Anglican Cathedral, Melbourne, 3000
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.817129
Long: 144.967862
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Military
Actual Event STart Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919
Link:http://adbonline.anu.edu.au/adbonli…

Dedication

Front Inscription

In memory of General Sir Harry Chauvel G.C.M.G., K.C.B. A lay canon of this cathedral.

Commander of the Desert Mounted Corps in Syria in the war of 1914 - 1918 whose inspiring leadership carried his forces to final victory in spite of unprecedented hard

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