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Plaque Inscription: 15-March-2016
Plaque Inscription: 15-March-2016

Photographs supplied by Diane Watson
The memorial stone commemorates the 50th anniversary of the end of World War Two and Australian men and women whose sacrifices contributed to peace at the end of World War Two. 

"Australia Remembers, 1945-1995" was a program of activities organised by the Federal Government to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the end of World War Two. 


Address:Oxley & Richard Streets (Mitchell Highway), Median Strip in Oxley Street, Bourke, 2840
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -30.090126
Long: 145.937747
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Approx. Event Start Date:1945
Approx. Event End Date:1995


Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1995
Front Inscription

                  Australia Remembers 
                        1945 - 1995

                   1945 - 1995

This Stone Stands In Tribute To All Ausralian Men And Women
Whose Sacrifices Contributed To Peace At The End Of The
1939 - 45 War.
We Honour The Memory Of Those Who Gave Their Lives In
Defence Of Our Country. We Remember Those Whose Lives Were
Burdened By Battle Scars. We Sympathise With Families
Broken And Wounded By Death And Injury On The Battlefield.
We Renew Our Welcome To All New Australians Who Have
Sought Refuge In Our Land From War And Oppression.
We Acknowledge Our Debt To The Rural Community, To Those
In Industry And To All Who Loyally Served On The Home Front.

          God Bless Them All
           LEST WE FORGET


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