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Normal ex servicemen section plot 2 of the gungahlin cemetery

Cemetery Details

Location Mitchell, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Co‑ordinates S35.2184198, E149.1331377
Description

Sandford Street, Mitchell, ACT.  (ph: 02 6204 0200).

The Ex-Service section is Portion 2 (shown on attached maps), directly to the right hand corner of the main entrance into the cemetery.

The Gungahlin Cemetery was opened in 1979 and is extensively landscaped.  A large lake and many bird species help create a tranquil and peaceful environment.   Separate attractive areas are provided for lawn and monumental burials and for placing ashes.

The office is open Monday to Friday from 8.30am to 4.30pm and is located within the cemetery grounds (closed on weekends and public holidays).

The ACT Public Cemeteries Authority, which reports to the ACT Government through the Minister for Territories and Municipal Services manages this cemetery.

 

Sourced and submitted by Julianne T Ryan.  18/5/2015.  Lest we forget.

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Names

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AUSTIN, Maurice

Service number QX6158
Brigadier
Born 15 Dec 1916

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HASSETT, Francis George

Service number 227 (...
Major General
1st Australian Army HQ
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 11 Apr 1918

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MCFARLANE, Ian David

Service number 335062
Major
1st Battalion
The Royal Australian Regiment (1RAR)
Australian Army (Post WW2)
Born 29 Oct 1933

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CLARKE, Hugh Vincent

Service number QX17307
Bombardier
2nd/10th Field Regiment
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 1 Jul 1919

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CALVERT, James

Service number QX2240
Lance Corporal
2nd/9th Infantry Battalion
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 22 Apr 1910

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