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The plaque commemorates the centenary of the ANZAC (Australian and New Zealand Army Corps) landings at Gallipoli in Turkey in April 1915 during World War One.   

The Centenary of ANZAC also commemorates 100 years of service and sacrifice by Australian service men and women in all wars, conflicts and peacekeeping operations since World War One.

Location

Address:Percy Street, Gerringong Cemetery , access road at intersection of Tasman Drive & Belinda Street, Gerringong, 2534
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.748182
Long: 150.832941
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple
Actual Event Start Date:25-April-1015
Actual Event End Date:25-April-2015

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 25th April, 2015
Front Inscription

CENTENARY OF ANZAC
25th APRIL 2015
This Plaque Was Unveiled To Commemorate Those
Young Australians & New Zealand Troops
Who Stormed The Beaches Of The Gallipoli Peninsula
One Hundred Years Ago Today
Those Who Offered & Those Who Gave Their Lives
Should Be Forever Honoured By Our Nation
LEST WE FORGET
Erected by the Gerringong RSL Sub Branch

 

Source: MA
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