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The Illuminated Addresses commemorate eight soldiers who were killed in action or died in service at Gallipoli during World War One.  They were :

Alfred Burrows:    KIA Gallipoli, April 29, 1915
Octavius Jones:   DOW Gallipoli, May 12, 1915
Eric Smith:           KIA Gallipoli, December 17, 1915
Daniel Lock:         KIA  Gallipoli, August 27, 1915
Charles Gibson:   KIA Gallipoli, 7 August, 1915
Edward Baker:      KIA Galipoli, June 6th 1915
George Baker:      KIA Gallipoli April 25, 1915
Tom Higgins:         KIA Gallipoli April 26, 1915

The addresses were commissioned by the Manilla RSL sub-Branch for the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli landing by the ANZACs in 2015. They were made by local Manilla artist Ms Di Nichol. 


Address:Manilla Street, Soldiers Memorial Hall, Manilla, 2346
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -30.746615
Long: 150.719933
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Art
Monument Theme:Conflict
Artist:Ms Di Nichol (Manilla, NSW)


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

Certificates :

Honour the brave

For King and Country

The people of Manilla District hereby place on record their admiration  and appreciation of and thanks for the gallant conduct of

[ Name, Date of birth & Service details ]



Left Side Inscription


Source: MA,NRWM
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au