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Commemorates Padre Geoffrey Sambell, a miltary chaplain in World War Two and Archbishop of Perth
|Address:||300 Waterdale Road, Austin & Repatriation Medical Centre, Heidelberg, 3084|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.755725|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Thursday 11th November, 2010|
In memory of Padre Geoffrey Sambel CMG, MID
28 October 1914 - 10 December 1980 VX104114 57/60 Battalion
Born at Broadford, Victoria. A true servant of his fellow man. Ordained on 9 February 1941. Chaplain to the military forces. Served in New Guinea 57/60 Battalion and 2/11 Battalion. Director of Brotherhood of St Laurence. Archbishop of Perth.
A visionary, humanitarian, great organiser, repected by all and just one of the boys.
Lest We Forget. 11 November 2010