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A tablet unveiled by the Archbishop of Perth commemorates Private Richard Henry Chase of the 16th Battalion, 4th Brigade A.I.F who was killed in action at Gabe Tepe, Gallipoli on April 27th 1915.
On Sunday morning the Archbishop will preach at Claremont and in the evening at the Cathedral, he will unveil a mural tablet in memory of Private Richard Henry Chase, of the 16th Battalion, 4th Brigade, A.I.F., who was killed in action at Gaba Tepe, Gallipoli, on April 27, 1915. He served with the Bechuana Land Field Forces, 1884-85, and with the 2nd W.A. Contingent and Scottish Horse in the Boer War, 1900-02.
The Daily News (Perth), 24th February 1917.
|Address:||Cathedral Avenue, South Transept, St George`s Cathedral , Perth, 6000|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -31.955556|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||27-April-1915|
|Actual Event End Date:||27-April-1915|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 25th February, 1917|
Sacred to the memory of Private Richard Henry Chase.
16th Battn, 4th Brigade, Aus. Imp. Forces.
Killed in action at Gabe Tepe, Gallipoli. on 27th April 1915
He served with the Bechuanaland Field Force 1884 - 5.
Also with the 2nd West Aus. Contingent and Scottish Horse in the Boer War 1900 - 1902.
"Mors Janau Vitae"