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A tree commemorates Private Frank Colin Ross who was killed in action on 25 February 1917.

The original plaque was uncovered in 1974 during road works for the Monash Freeway. In 2006 Vic Roads made repairs to the original concrete setting made by Country Roads Board and set the two plaques on a wider concrete base

Location

Address:Blackburn Road, Mount Waverley, 3149
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.894167
Long: 145.144444
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Tree
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Military
Actual Event STart Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919

Dedication

Front Inscription

THIS TREE WAS PLANTED TO COMMEMORATE F.C.ROSS KILLED IN ACTION IN FRANCE IN 1917

THE ORIGINAL PLAQUE WAS UNEARTHED HERE DURING ROAD CONSTRUCTION IN 1974.

Source: SKP
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