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Helensburgh Memorial Pool
Helensburgh Memorial Pool

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The pool was constructed to commemorate those from Helensburgh and district who died in service or were killed in action during World War Two. 


Address:Walker Street, Helensburgh, 2508
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.189811
Long: 150.981075
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event Start Date:03-September-1939
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1945


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 6th December, 1969
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City of Greater Wollongong

Helensburgh War Memorial Pool

This pool is dedicated to the memory of those citizens of Helensburgh and District who paid the supreme sacrifice in World War 2.

The Council was assisted in this project by Helensburgh Pool Committee and Helensburgh Workers Club, State Government, Joint Coal Board, and Australian Iron & Steel Pty. Ltd.

Officially opened on 6th December, 1969 by His Worship the Mayor Alderman E. J. Ford

Ward 1 Alderman
N. L. Bartlem              
E. J. Ford                    
M. R. Hargrave

 H. Tolhurst  Town Clerk 

Source: MA,SKP
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