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01-March-2016 (Roger Johnson)
01-March-2016 (Roger Johnson)

Photographs supplied by Roger Johnson / Sandra Brown / John Huth

The Grandee granite monument commemorates the centenary of the ANZAC (Australian and New Zealand Army Corps) landings at Gallipoli in Turkey in April 1915 during World War One.   

The Centenary also commemorates those who have served in the various conflicts after World War One in which Australia has been involved.

The monument, stands to the left of the existing war memorial and includes an etching of the Rising Sun emblem and at the top an etching of a soldier. 

Location

Address:Landsborough Highway & Galah Street, , ANZAC Park, Longreach, 4730
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -23.440706
Long: 144.251822
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple
Actual Event Start Date:25-April-1915
Actual Event End Date:25-April-2015

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:2015-2016
Front Inscription

Centenary 

World War 1

1914 -1918 

Lest We Forget

 

Source: MA
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