In Memory of Fifteen Young Men

In Memory of Fifteen Young Men (HM1JQ9)

Location: Mornington, Victoria 3931
Country: Australia
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S 38° 12.95', E 145° 2.183'

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In memory of fifteen young men lost in the bay off Mornington on the night of Saturday 21st May, 1892, while returning from a football match at Mordialloc.

Allchin, Charles E. (20 yrs), Caldwell, James R. (21 yrs), Caldwell, William L. (19 yrs), Caldwell, Hugh (17yrs), Coles, William H. (23 yrs), Comber, John (31 yrs), Firth, James (17 yrs), Grover, William E. (25 yrs), Grover, William (17 yrs), Hooper, Charles (25 yrs), Hooper, Charles F. (14 yrs), Kenna, John (18 yrs), Lawrence, Alfred H. (19yrs), Milne, George C. (36 yrs), Williams, Charles (23 yrs).

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HM NumberHM1JQ9
Year Placed1892
Placed ByPublic of the town of Mornington
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, March 23rd, 2015 at 9:01am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)55H E 328098 N 5768414
Decimal Degrees-38.21583333, 145.03638333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesS 38° 12.95', E 145° 2.183'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 12' 57" S, 145° 2' 10.98" E
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Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 791 Esplanade, Mornington Victoria 3931, AU
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