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Location Princes Highway & Palmer Street, Winchelsea, Surf Coast - Victoria, Australia
Type memorial
Description

Standing over 3.6m in height, the glass art panels feature imagery sourced form the Australian War Memorial and colour grades that unite them with the bluestone plinth.

Built Built and designed by Australian Quality Landscaping.
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

In memory of the
MEN & WOMEN
OF WINCHELSEA
AND DISTRICT
who served in WW1 1914 - 18
[Names]
Left Side Inscription
The Gallant Winchelsea
And District
Soldiers Of The
14th Battalion

Jacka`s Mob

[ Names ]

In memory of
Captain Albert Jacka
V.C. M.C. & bar
D Company, 14th Battalion,
4th Brigade, 1st Division A.I.F.

The First Australian
Victoria Cross Recipent
WW1 1914 - 1918

For most conspicuous bravery on
the night of 19 - 20 May 1915
at Courtney`s Post, Gallipoli Peninsula

Right Side Inscription
WW1
AUSTRALIAN
VICTORIA CROSS
RECIPIENTS

[ Names ]

Inscription in Proximity
Winchelsea
World War I Memorial

Support for this project has been provided by the
Victorian Government, Victorian Veterans` Council,
Department of Veterans` Affairs and Surf Coast Shire Council

Condition

Good

Names

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BURTON, Alexander Stewart

Service number 384
Corporal
7th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 20 Jan 1893

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PEELER, Walter

Service number VX8345
Warrant Officer Class 2
2nd/2nd Pioneer Battalion
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 9 Aug 1887

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SADLIER, Clifford William King

Service number W48375
Lieutenant
Volunteer Defence Corps (WA)
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 11 Jun 1892

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JACKA, Sydney

Service number 2678
Sapper
Field Company Engineers
AIF WW1
Born 31 Oct 1894

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MAXWELL, Joseph

Service number 607
Lieutenant
18th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 10 Feb 1896

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CARROLL, John

Service number 1804
Lance Corporal
33rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 16 Aug 1891

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DWYER, Gerald Francis

Service number 4703
Driver
3rd Field Artillery Brigade
AIF WW1
Born 8 Mar 1895

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DWYER, Thomas Leo

Service number 692
Trooper
8th Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 26 Dec 1893

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