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Location Princes Highway & Palmer Street, Winchelsea, Surf Coast - Victoria, Australia
Type Monument
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 Monument Designer: Andrew Hogg (AHD)
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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SHOUT, Alfred John

Service number Officer
Captain
1st Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 8 Aug 1882

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MAXWELL, Joseph

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

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WEATHERS, Lawrence Carthage

Service number 1153
Corporal
43rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 14 May 1890

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BUCKLEY, Maurice Vincent (aka Gerald SEXTON)

Service number 6594
Sergeant
13th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 13 Apr 1891

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BIRKS, Frederick

Service number 47
Second Lieutenant
6th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 16 Aug 1894

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KEYZOR (KEYSOR), Leonard Maurice

Service number 958
Lieutenant
42nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 3 Nov 1885

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KININMONTH, James Carstairs

Service number V352180
Colonel
Born 29 Sep 1891

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CARTWRIGHT, George

Service number 726
Private
33rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 9 Dec 1894

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