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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 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

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

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O'MEARA, Martin

Service number 3970
Sergeant
16th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 6 Nov 1885

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HALL, Arthur Charles

Service number 2631
Corporal
54th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 11 Aug 1896

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MCNAMARA, Frank Hubert

Service number OFFICER
Lieutenant
No. 1 Squadron
Australian Flying Corps
Australian Flying Corps
Born 4 Apr 1894

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BIRKS, Frederick

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

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GORDON, Bernard Sidney

Service number 23
Lance Corporal
41st Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 16 Aug 1891

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BEATHAM, Robert Matthew

Service number 2742
Private
8th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 16 Jun 1894

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DARTNELL, William Thomas

Service number 1172
Lieutenant
Unspecified British Units
British Army
Born 6 Apr 1885

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COOKE, Thomas

Service number 3055
Private
8th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 5 Jul 1881

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