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The memorial was erected in 1955 by the friends of Nelson Joseph (Joey) Flynn who died in 1947 after being hit by a cricket ball. Joey was a member of the Kensington United Cricket Club.

Nelson Joseph Flynn, tram employee, of Kingsford, collapsed and died when struck under the heart by a ball while fielding in a match at Moore Park.
Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW ),
10 February 1947.

Location

Address:Snape Street, Snape Park Oval, Maroubra, 2035
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.934415
Long: 151.233873
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Tragedy
Actual Event Start Date:08-October-1947
Actual Event End Date:08-October-1947

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1955
Source: MA
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