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Presented by Legacy, the pine is a descendant of the original Lone Pine of Gallipoli and commemorates those who served in World War One. 

The Gallipoli “Lone Pine” has become a piece of living history in Australia. Every Australian soldier who served at Gallipoli knew Plateau 400 or “Lone Pine” which was the scene of some of the fiercest hand-to-hand combat by Australians in World War I.

The Plateau was distinguished by a solitary pine which bore silent witness to the heroism and tenacity of Australians who fought there. Lone Pine was a heavily fortified Turkish trench position, identified by a solitary Pinus Halepensis species Brutia commonly known as an “Aleppo Pine”.


Address:McDonalds Road, Epping Secondary College, Epping, 3076
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.645064
Long: 145.033283
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Tree
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event STart Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919


Front Inscription

Descendant Of The Original
Lone Pine of Gallipoli
By Melbourne Legacy

  Lest We Forget



Source: MA, VWHI
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
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