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Location Elliott Gardens, High Street, Charlton, Buloke - Victoria, Australia
Type memorial
Description

Grey Granite Obelisk (originally a lamp post)

Built Not yet discovered
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

Charlton District

Tribute to the memory of the Australian soldiers who gave their lives in the South African War for Queen and Empire

1899 - 1902

Left Side Inscription
In Memoriam

Trooper Robt A Watson
5th Victorian Contingent
Died at Middleburg 6th Dec.1900
Age 33.

Trooper Alfred Bawden
Thorneycroft`s Mounted Infantry
Died at Watervall Bridge Transvaal
10th Aug 1900 Age 27

Condition

Good

Names

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WATSON, Robert Alfred

Service number 1590
Private
5th Victorian Mounted Rifles
Australian and Colonial Military Forces (Boer War / Boxer Rebellion)

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