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Roaring Meg Lookout Veterans Memorial - Gibbston, New Zealand
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
S 45° 00.070 E 169° 04.271
59G E 347982 N 5015110
Quick Description: Memorial honoring three New Zealand soldiers who died in a tragic unimog crash resulting their vehicle plunged into the Kawerau River. The memorial is located at the Roaring Meg Lookout on Highway 6.
Location: South Island, New Zealand
Date Posted: 12/28/2012 9:08:24 PM
Waymark Code: WMG0H1
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions
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Long Description:
Text of plaque:

In memory of

H1015894 Private Ashley Goodwin, RNZALR, 3rd Logistics Battalion,
3rd Land Force Group, Burnham Camp

R1016914 Private Shane Ohlen, RNZALR, 3rd Logistics Battalion,
3rd Land Force Group, Burnham Camp

W1016091 Private David Partington RNZALR, 2nd Logistics Battalion,
2nd Land Force Group, Linton Camp

Tragically killed 23 February 2005
"We will remember them"
List if there are any visiting hours:
24 hours a day

Entrance fees (if it applies): 0

Type of memorial: Plaque

Website pertaining to the memorial: Not listed

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