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09-September-2014
09-September-2014

Photographs supplied by Sandra O’Keefe

The Christ Church Entrance Gate and Porch was erected in 1944 to commemorate was the service personnel who died whilst  on active service in the Northern Territory during World War Two.

Location

Address:Harry Chan Avenue & Smith Street, Christ Church Cathedral, Darwin, 0800
State:NT
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -12.465833
Long: 130.844722
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW2

Dedication

Left Side Inscription

A M D G

This gate and the porch were added to Christ Church in 1944 by Royal australian Navy and Northern Territory Force as a tribute to the memory of those members of all services who died whilst on active service in the Northern Territory during the Second World War 1939 - 45

Right Side Inscription

The rebuilding of this memorial gateway and porch was undertaken by the Darwin Sub Branch R S S & A I L A with support of Sub Branches throughout Australia

28th November 1968

Source: MA
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