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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

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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HASSETT, Francis George

Service number 227 (...
Major General
Born 11 Apr 1918

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SCHMEDJE, Theodore James

Service number 35854...
2nd/10th Infantry Battalion
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 25 Mar 1915

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

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CLARKE, Hugh Vincent

Service number QX17307
Born 27 Nov 1919

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AUSTIN, Maurice

Service number QX6158
Born 15 Dec 1916

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

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