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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.


Address:Denman Avenue, ANZAC Park, Kootingal, 2352
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -31.057095
Long: 151.053885
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Tree
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event STart Date:25-April-1915


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

In commmemoration of the 75th anniversary of the Gallipoli landings and in memory of Arthur Hillier, 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 propagated by Fred Hillier and planted by Tim and Toby Hillier, great grandchildren of Arthur, on ANZAC Day, 1990

A Kootingal and District Lions Club Project

Source: MA
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