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30-January-2015
30-January-2015

Photographs supplied by Russell Byers
A number of trees commemorate the 50th anniversary of the battles in mainland Greece and Crete during World War Two.

Location

Address:ANZAC Parade (Cnr Limestone Avenue), Behind Hellenic Memorial, Reid, 2612
State:ACT
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -35.282199
Long: 149.146578
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Trees
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW2
Actual Event Start Date:03-September-1939
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1945

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 28th April, 1991
Front Inscription

(Greek Inscription)

Planted On Sunday 28th April, 1991 By 
The Honourable Tzanis Tzannetakis 
Deputy Prime Minister Of Greece And 
The Honourable Paul Keating 
Deputy Prime Minister Of Australia
To Commemorate The 50th Anniversary Of 
The Battles Of Mainland Greece And Crete.

 

Source: MA
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