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21-October-2017
21-October-2017

Photographs supplied by Sandra Brown
Aleppo Pine Tree planted in memory of those who served in World War One. 

The Lone Pine was a solitary tree on the Gallipoli Peninsula in Turkey, which marked the site of the Battle of Lone Pine in 1915. Pines which are planted as a memorial to the Australian and New Zealand soldiers who fought in Gallipoli are also known as "Lone Pines" or "Gallipoli Pines", referencing the original tree. 

Melbourne Legacy and the Yarralumla Nursery in Canberra have grown seedlings sourced from the trees at the Shrine of Remembrance and the Australian War Memorial respectively, which they have presented to schools as well as ex-service and other organisations throughout Australia.

Location

Address:Warramunda Drive , Warramunda Village, Kyabram , 3620
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -36.316756
Long: 145.042272
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Tree
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1

Dedication

Front Inscription
ALEPPO PINE
DESCENDANT OF THE ORIGINAL
LONE PINE OF GALLIPOLI
PRESENTED BY LEGACY

LEST WE FORGET

 
Source: MA
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