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Location Glen Huon Memorial Park, Glen Huon Road, Glen Huon, Huon Valley - Tasmania, Australia
Type memorial
Description

Obelisk with white marble plaques

A monument erected in front of the public hall at Glen Huon to the memory of three soldiers of that place who lost their lives in the great war was unveiled by the Warden of Huon (Mr.Jno. Upchurch) on Monday afternoon. The monument has taken the form of an obelisk of Victorian bluestone, with a marble tablet upon which the names are inscribed in lead beneath a symbolic device.
The Mercury (Hobart ), 10th March 1920.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened 8 March 1920 by Warden of Huon (Mr.Jno. Upchurch)
Inscription

1914 - The Great War - 1919

Greater love hath no man than this that a man lay down his life for his friends.

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Australia Remembers
1939 - 1945

In honour of the men and women of this District who served in combat areas and on the home front during the Second World War 1939 -45

Commemorating the remembrance activities held during august 1995

Esperenace Huon Cygnet R & S L A Sub - Branches

Huon Valley Council

Dedicated ANZAC Day 1996

Right Side Inscription
Second World War 1939 - 1945

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Condition

Good

Names

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BUXTON, Murray

Service number TX4965
Private
2nd/1st Ordnance Workshop
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 9 Feb 1914

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WOOLLEY, Clement

Service number 2666
Lance Corporal
52nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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