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Details

Location Docker & Ovens Streets, Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
Type Monument
Description

Large Grey granite Obelisk

Built Artthur Rundle &James McLeod
Opened 21 April 1923 by Lieut Colonel Scott
Inscription

Front Inscription
Erected By
The BOROUGH and SHIRE
Of
WANGARATTA
Conjointly
To Perpetuate The Memory Of
Their Residents Who Died In The
GREAT WAR
1914-1918.

Left Side Inscription
Died On Service
[ Names ]

Back Inscription
Died On Service
1939 - 1945
[ Names ]
KOREA 1950 -1953
[ Name ]
VIETNAM 1962 - 1973
[ Names ]

(Plaque)

Presented to
Wangaratta Rural City Council
By the
Victorian Vietnam Veterans Community
in Commemoration of the
40th Anniversary of the
Battle of Long Tan - 18th August 2006

Right Side Inscription
Died On Service
[ Names ]

Condition

Good

Names

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EDWARDS, Edward

Service number 3081
Private
8th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1897

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RENSHAW, Terrence James

Service number 3788172
Sapper
1st Field Squadron
RAE
Australian Army
Born 1 May 1945

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TIPPET, Percy Albert

Service number 483
Private
6th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 29 Mar 1895

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HIGGINS, Brian Hartley

Service number 400620
Flight Lieutenant
3 Operational Training Unit
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 3 Aug 1914

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FRANCIS, Edgar Davy

Service number 411137
Sergeant
6 Advanced Flying Unit (RAF)
Royal Air Force
Born 6 Oct 1917

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BINDER, Bernd George Fritz

Service number 134994
Private
9th Battalion The Royal Australian Regiment (9RAR)
Australian Army
Born 26 Jun 1948

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