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The ANZAC Gates were erected to commemorate those who served in World War One. 

Tomorrow afternoon the Governor (Sir Walter Davidson) will be present at two functions in Petersham-the opening of ANZAC Gates in Petersham Park, and the unveiling of a trophy gun in Petersham Town Hall. The gates are in memory of the men who left Petersham and fought in the war; the gun was captured from the German army during the attack on the Hindenburg outpost line on September 8, 1918.
Sydney Morning Herald (NSW), 10 September 1921.

Location

Address:Brighton Street , Petersham Park, Petersham, 2049
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.892751
Long: 151.151589
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1
Actual Event Start Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919
Link:http://www.warmemorialsregister.nsw…

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 11th September, 1921
Right Side Inscription

Petersham Park

ANZAC Gates

In memory of the men who left Petersham and fought in the Great War of 1914 to 1919.

Ald John A Clark JP,
Mayor  

Sept.1921

Source: NRWM, MA
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