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Replica of memorial erected at Sunnyside near Kimberley, South Africa in 1900 commemorates those who fought in the South African (Boer) War. 

Sunnyside was an action fought on 1 January 1900 during the Second South African War, in which a ‘flying column' of less than 500 British, Canadian and Australian troops under Lieut.-Colonel T.D. Pilcher of the Northumberland Fusiliers attacked a camp of some 180 Boers near the township of Douglas on the western border of the Orange Free State.


Address:Lloyd Street, Gallipoli Barracks, Enoggera, 4051
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.424978
Long: 152.986577
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event Start Date:11-October-1899
Actual Event End Date:31-May-1902
Source: SKP, MA
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
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