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75th Anniversary of Gallipoli Landings : 09-December-2012
75th Anniversary of Gallipoli Landings : 09-December-2012

Photographs supplied by Glen Yeomans

A pine tree commemorates the 75th anniversary of the Gallipoli landings in 1915 during World War One, and Arthur Hiller who was killed at Lone Pine in August 1915.

Location

Address:Denman Avenue, ANZAC Park, Kootingal, 2352
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -31.057095
Long: 151.053885
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Tree
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1
Actual Event STart Date:25-April-1915

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 25th April, 1990
Front Inscription

In commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the Gallipoli landings and in memory of Arthur Hiller , who was killed at Lone Pine, August 1915.

This tree was grown from a seed of the Aleppo Pine at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra, which originated from a lone pine on Plateau 400 on the Gallipoli Peninsula.

It was propogated by Fred Hillier and planted by Tim and Toby Hillier, the great grandchildren of Arthur, on ANZAC Day, 1900.

A Kootingal and District Lions Club Project

Source: MA
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