Eaglehawk Primary School W J Symons VC Commemorative Seat

Details

Location Eaglehawk Primary School, Church Street, Eaglehawk, Greater Bendigo - Victoria, Australia
Type other
Description

Seat with plaque

There is a W J Symons, VC award presented at the school every year. Bill's grand daughter, Sarah was over from England 3 years ago for ANZAC day and presented the award. The plaque from the seat has vanished but the seat is still in place.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

This seat commemorates the 95th anniversary of William J Symons
a past student of Eaglehawk Primary School
being awarded a Victoria Cross
at Gallipoli
1915

Supported by the City of Greater Bendigo

Condition

Good - Plaque missing

Names

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SYMONS, William John

Service number 174
Captain
37th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 12 Jul 1889

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