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A monument commemorates Ernie Richards, a stockman from Cobungra who perished with his horse and his dog in a bushfire in January 1939.
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|Address:||Great Alpine Road, Sharpes Hill, Cobungra, 3898|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.082673|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||13-January-1939|
|Actual Event End Date:||13-January-1939|
Front InscriptionSource: MA
In memory of "Ernie" Richards
A Cobungra stockman who perished with his horse and dog near this place as a result of fire
January 13th 1939
Erected by Omeo Historical Society
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au