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Location Community Centre, Reserve Circuit, Diamond Creek, Nillumbik - Victoria, Australia
Type memorial
Description

The memorial was relocated from its original site and rededicated in 1996

Red Granite column with urn on 3 step base with side winged walls

Built Huxley Parker & Co.
Opened 19 June 1921
Inscription

For God King and Country
1914 - 1919
IN MEMORY OF
THE DIAMOND CREEK MEN
WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR.
"Lest we Forget"

Plaque 1 :

THIS MEMORIAL WAS REDEDICATED
ON THE 6TH OCTOBER 1996
IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE
ROTARY CLUB OF DIAMOND CREEK
AND THE
RETURNED AND SERVICES LEAGUE
OF VICTORIA INC.

Plaque 2 :

THIS PLAQUE IS TO
COMMEMORATE THE LOSS
OF LIVES IN ALL CONFLICTS
SINCE THE GREAT WAR OF
1914 - 1918.
REST IN PEACE

Left Side Inscription
[ Names ]

WORLD WAR II

2nd A.I.F. R.A.N. M.N. R.A.A.F
A.A.M.W.S A.W.A.S. W.R.A.N.
W.A.A.A.F. W.L.A.

VX 136506 B. Wadeson
2nd A.I.F. WWII

Back Inscription
[ Names ]

Right Side Inscription
[ Names ]

KOREA VIETNAM
Those Who Served
In Peace Keeping Forces
Those Who Served
Our Country In Peace Time

Des. F. Vincent
R.A.A.F. WWII
Founder Diamond Creek R.S.L.

Condition

Good

Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

COVENTRY, Hugh Norman

Service number 3787
Private
24th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

MILLS, Jonathan Lionel

Service number 3851
Lance Corporal
7th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Apr 1895

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WHICKER, Rupert Gilchrist

Service number 8087
Sapper
Born 16 Feb 1873

GOSSTRAY, James George

Service number 2658
Private
58th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

MILLS, Ernest Gordon

Service number 5137
Private
7th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Dec 1892

STARLING, Walter David

Service number 3004
Private
29th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

FINERAN, George Francis

Service number 2641
Corporal
7th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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LAURIE, Robert Patrick

Service number 4533
Private
14th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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