Lest We Forget - Cranbourne RSL, Victoria, Australia
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Grahame Cookie
S 38° 07.032 E 145° 17.214
55H E 349828 N 5779795
Quick Description: In the forecourt of the Cranbourne (and Dandenong Sub-Branch) RSL [Returned and Services League] is the "Lest We Forget" memorial.
Location: Victoria, Australia
Date Posted: 11/19/2017 2:53:40 AM
Waymark Code: WMX2WV
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz
Views: 2

Long Description:
On the grey-painted rendered concrete wall are five bronze crests, which from the left-hand (southern) side are: Royal Australian Navy; Royal Australian Air Force; Returned & Services League Australia; The Australian Army; and, Australian Women's Services. Below the middle three crests are the words: "LEST WE FORGET". Behind the wall, next to the footpath and Highway are two flag poles.

Visited: 1433, Tuesday, 24 May, 2016
Type of Memorial: Non-Specific Memorial

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only):
[No dates]


In Honor Of: Lest We Forget

Marker Text:
Lest We Forget


Date of dedication: 11/11/2012

Who Put it Here?: Cranbourne RSL

Description of Memorial:
On seeing the Jet plane on Static Display, with and a RSL (Legion Post), I walked around, finding the Anchor and a Howitzer, and also this mini-Cenotaph. There is a 'stamped' grey-concrete court about 6 metres, by 6 metres, with 5 crests on the back wall above the words, "Lest We Forget".


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