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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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RYAN, John

Service number 1717
Private
55th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 9 Feb 1890

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GRIEVE, Robert Cuthbert

Service number V350783
Captain
Volunteer Defence Corps (SA)
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 19 Jun 1889

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BUCKLEY, Alexander Henry

Service number 1876
Corporal
54th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 22 Jul 1891

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CARROLL, John

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

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POPE, Charles

Service number OFFICER
Lieutenant
11th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 5 Mar 1883

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BORELLA, Albert Chalmers

Service number V81550
Captain
51 Garrison Company
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 7 Aug 1881

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MOON, Rupert Theo Vance

Service number V352179
Captain
Volunteer Defence Corps (SA)
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 14 Aug 1892

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JACKA, Albert

Service number 465
Captain
14th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 10 Jan 1893

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