The Northern Territory Memorial Print Page
The Northern Territory Memorial commemorates 287 members of the Australian Forces whose graves are unknown and who died in operations in the Timor Sea or in Northern Australia during World War Two.
|Address:||Memorial Terrace, Adelaide River War Cemetery , Adelaide River, 0846|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -13.231499|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||03-September-1939|
|Actual Event End Date:||15-August-1945|
THE NORTHERN TERRITORY MEMORIAL
This memorial located in this cemetery , was built to
commemorate 287 members of the Australian forces - 102
soldiers (including 1 Army Nursing Sister ), 159 airmen and 26
merchant seaman - whose graves are unknown and who died in
operations in the Timor Sea or in northern Australian regions or
adjacent waters north of latitude 20 ° south. The remains of
5 of the airmen have since been recovered and buried in Ambon
War Cemetery in Indonesia.