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24-May-2014
24-May-2014
Photographs supplied by Arthur Garland

A plaque on the Strathan War Meomorial commemorates Peter Penneyston, who was the only soldier from the West Coast of Tasmania to be killed in the Vietnam War.

Location

Address:The Esplanade, Strahan War Memorial , Strahan, 7468
State:TAs
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -42.152396
Long: 145.329907
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Military
Actual Event STart Date:02-August-1970
Actual Event End Date:02-August-1970
Link:http://www.dva.gov.au/consultation-…

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:2010
Front Inscription

Vietnam War  1962 - 1973

6709611 Sapper Peter Lawrence Penneyston

Royal Australian Engineers

Killed in action - 2nd August 1970

"Lest We Forget"

Source: MA,DVA
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