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The plaque commemorates the re-dedication of the Avenue of Honour planted in 1917 on the Grenfell and Boorowa Roads and the 75th Anniversary of the Returned and Services League (RSL) of Australia, 


 

Location

Address:Grenfell Road, Lone Pine Park, Cowra, 2794
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.834807
Long: 148.681873
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1
Actual Event Start Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 27th July, 1991
Front Inscription

COWRA RSL SUB-BRANCH

This plaque commemorates the
re-dedication of the Memorial Avenue of Honour
established by the Womens Club of Cowra in 1917 on the
Grenfell and Boorowa Roads.  It also commemorates
the 75th anniversary of the Returned and
Services League of Australia
The Roll of Honour of Cowra citizens who served in
World War I is located
in the Visitors Centre
This tree was propagated from seed
obtained from the Lone Pine
battlefield of Gallipoli.

Graham Stewart      Cowra Sub Branch President
Bruce Ruxton OBE  Deputy National President

Returned And Services League Of Australia
          Cr. Cyril Treasure   
            Shire President
             27th July 1991

 

Left Side Inscription

 

 

Right Side Inscription

 

 

Source: MA
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