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25-October-2020
25-October-2020

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The plaque commemorates the men from Central Victoria who boarded special trains from the Maldon Railway Station for service in World War One.

 

Location

Address:Hornsby Street, Maldon Railway Station, Maldon, 3463
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -36.992541
Long: 144.074049
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1
Actual Event Start Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 19th October, 2014
Front Inscription

"Victorian Goldfields Railway"

Answering The Call

In honour of the service and sacrifice given from King and Country in WW1 - 1914 - 1918 by young men from Central Victoria who boarded special trains from this railway station a century ago.

Unveiled 19th October 2014

100 years of ANZAC
The spirit lives 
 2014 - 2018 

Source: MA
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