Capel War Memorial - Western Australia
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg
S 33° 33.416 E 115° 33.786
50H E 366614 N 6286044
Quick Description: The war memorial of a country town
Location: Western Australia, Australia
Date Posted: 6/3/2015 6:10:28 AM
Waymark Code: WMP0C7
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 4

Long Description:
The Capel War Memorial was originally erected in memory of those who served in the Great War and was unveiled by Lieutenant Colonel Brazier on the 25th April 1920.
The Memorial now commemorates Australian servicemen and women who have served in all wars and conflicts. The memorial is a three tiered granite plinth with a stone obelisk is situated on top .
The names of those who served in WW1 are engraved on a plaque on one side of the obelisk and those who fell in WW2 on the opposite side
Date the Monument or Memorial was built or dedicated: 4/25/1920

Private or Public Monument?: Government

Name of the Private Organization or Government Entity that built this Monument: Capel Shire

Geographic Region where the Monument is located: Australia/New Zealand

Physical Address of Monument:
Forrest Rd
Capel, W.A Australia
6271


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Website for this Monument: Not listed

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