Ballarat Boer War Memorial

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Ballarat Boer War Memorial
Ballarat Boer War Memorial
Ballarat Boer War Memorial

Key Information

Memorial Name
Ballarat Boer War Memorial
Address

Sturt Street, Ballarat Central VIC 3350

Memorial Type
Sculpture
Conflicts
South African War (Boer War), 1899–1902
Dedication Date
01 Nov 1906
Accessibility
Public

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Contributors

Australian War Memorial

Daniel Bishop

Faithe

Story

Built (Unveiled):  1st November, 1906.

Opened by:  1st Baron Northcote - Henry Stafford Northcote (GCMG, GCIE, CB, PC), 3rd Governor General of Australia.

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Story

Alex Gilpin was born on 20 August 1873, in Sandhurst, Melbourne, the second son of John Alexander Gilpin and Dorothea.

His father had extensive mining

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