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A bell is dedicated to the memory of those who have died from HIV/AIDS. The bell is one of a peal of eight bells in St. James` Church and is inscribed with the names of many who have lost their lives to HIV/AIDS.

Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is a lentivirus (a member of the retrovirus family) that causes acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS),a condition in humans in which the immune system begins to fail, leading to life-threatening opportunistic infections. HIV infection in humans is considered pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO).

Location

Address:173 King Street , St James` Church , Sydney, 2000
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.869486
Long: 151.211172
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Technology
Monument Theme:Disaster
Sub-Theme:Pandemic
Link:http://www.acph.nicheit.com.au

Dedication

Front Inscription

‘Nomine - Let their Names ring out’ 
(Names)

Source: ACPH, MA
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