Arch of Victory

Location
Arch of Victory Ballarat
23 Jan 2021

Key Information

Memorial Name
Arch of Victory
Address

Sturt & Learmonth Streets, Ballarat VIC 3350

Memorial Type
Arch
Conflicts
First World War, 1914–18
Dedication Date
02 Jun 1920
Memorial Designer

Deane B White and R Ellis

Accessibility
Public

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Contributors

Australian War Memorial

Gail Stapleton

Western Front Association Central Victoria Branch

Places of Pride Admin

Faithe

Story

Almost 4,000 men and women from the Ballarat district enlisted for World War I. Of this number, 528 (or 1 in every 8) were killed in action or died of wounds.

Image
Story

Anthony Gilpin, known as “Son”, was born in Ballarat, Victoria, in 1892, the son of Alexander Gilpin and his second wife Hannah. Anthony’s father was a

Image
Story

Studio portrait of three officer of the 23rd Battalion who all embarked together from Melbourne on 10 May 1915 aboard HMAT Euripides. Two are from Ballarat.

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