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Restoring the grave of a Collingwood football club legend [PDF-196KB]

Unveiling the restored grave of Ernest William 'Bud' Copeland (1868-1947) by the President of the Collingwood Football Club, Eddie McGuire, AM on 9 May 2012.

In the Media

Moorabbin Kingston Leader (5 Jun 2013) - "US War Veteran recognised"
Moorabbin Kingston Leader (14 Nov 2012) - "Tragic tale not forgotten"
Herald-Sun (11 May 2012) - "Magpies Restore Shrine"

CollingwoodCTV (9 May 2012) - "Copeland grave restoration unveiled" (video)

Collingwood Football Club website (9 May 2012) - "Copeland restored" and "Pies look after their past"
Moorabbin Kingston Leader (30 Nov 2011) - "Big thanks for volunteers' grave commitment"
Mordialloc Chelsea Leader (21 Nov 2011) - "History book wins praise"
Moorabbin Kingston Leader (2 Nov 2011) - "Artist secure in history"
Herald-Sun (25 Apr 2011) - "Digging Deep for Magpies Legend"
Moorabbin Kingston Leader (20 Apr 2011) - "When a Man kills his child" (p1) and "Murder Most Horrid" (p2)
Mordialloc-Chelsea Leader (8 Sep 2010) - "Tombstone tour on Cheltenham's dark side"
Bayside Leader (19 Jan 2010) - "Author on century duty"
Moorabbin Glen Eira Leader (3 Jun 2009) - "Spot of '30s daredevils in graves tour"
Moorabbin Glen Eira Leader (27 Feb 2009) - "Ghosts of a weird era"

Moorabbin Glen Eira Leader (29 Oct 2008) - "Trailblazer's reign"
Caulfield Leader (27 May 2008) - "Crash Plaque Call"
Bayside Leader (25 Mar 2008) - "Walk mark Cheltenham cemetery 75th"

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