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The Memorial Wall acknowledges the fact that many of South Australia’s immigrants were forced to leave their homelands and seek refuge in Australia. The site is a place for commemoration and remembrance by South Australia’s cultural communities. The Memorial Wall has become a powerful tool in the education of visitors and students about the plight of refugees. It is a precious reminder of the freedom and democracy that Australians enjoy.

Plaques have been erected on the Migration Museum’s Memorial Wall by South Australia’s Armenian, Baltic, Bosniak, Croatian, Filipino, Hungarian, Jewish, Polish, Pontic Greek, Serbian, Slovenian, Tatar-Bashkurt, Ukrainian and Vietnamese communities. A plaque erected by the State Government also acknowledges British Child Migrants sent to South Australia.

Location

Address:82 Kintore Avenue , Migration Museum, Adelaide, 5000
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.919784
Long: 138.601783
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Settlement
Source: MA
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