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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

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BUCKLEY, Maurice Vincent

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

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DWYER, John James

Service number 2060
Lieutenant
1st Machine Gun Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 9 Mar 1890

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WINKLER, Herbert Johan Alfred

Service number 488
Private
13th Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 9 Jul 1890

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BLACKBURN, Arthur Seaforth

Service number SX6962
Brigadier
Java Task Force
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 25 Nov 1892

YOUNG, Frank Harold

Service number 136
Sergeant
14th Field Artillery Brigade
AIF WW1

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JACKA, Sydney

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

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BURTON, Alexander Stewart

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

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BEATHAM, Robert Matthew

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

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