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09-July-2018
09-July-2018

Photographs supplied by Peter Williams
The Tree, planted in 1991, commemorates the marching through Orange by the 2nd / 30th Battalion in 1941. 

Location

Address:Lords Place, Robertson Park , Orange, 2800
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.283488
Long: 149.102055
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Tree
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW2
Actual Event Start Date:15-June-1941
Actual Event End Date:15-June-1941

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 23rd November, 1991
Front Inscription

Plaque:

2/30 Australian Infantry Battalion
Eighth Division A.I.F. Marched Through
The City Of Orange On 15th June 1941 Led
By The CO. Lieut. Col (Later Brigadier)
Sir F. G. Galleghan D.S.O., O.B.E., E.D., I.S.O.

On 23rd November 1991 This Tree
Was Planted By Members Of The 2/30 Battalion
A.I.F. Association To Commemorate That
Event And In Memory Of Those
Who Gave Their Lives
Lest We Forget



 

Source: MA
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