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14-April-2014
14-April-2014
Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

A plaque commemorates the 2500 men of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps known as ANZAC, who lost their lives in the Gallipoli campaign of 1915.

The area below the Cenotaph was renamed Anzac Bluff in 1974 as it resembles the site where the soldiers first landed at Gallipoli.
 

Location

Address:ANZAC Bluff & Fraser Avenue, Kings Park & Botanic Garden, Kings Park , 6005
State:WA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -31.960886
Long: 115.844718
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1
Actual Event STart Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 21st May, 1975
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"ANZAC Bluff"

This bluff below the State War Memorial is dedicated to the men of ANZAC who fought and died in the Gallipoli campaign of 1915.

It resembles Ari Burnu where ANZACs stormed the beaches, fought upward and shared grievous losses with a valiant foe.

Australian Imperial Forces

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