Kangaroo Ground War Memorial Tower

Location
ANZAC Day Service 2021 - Kangaroo Ground War Memorial Tower
Jean Verso, Hurstbridge Victoria

Key Information

Memorial Name
Kangaroo Ground War Memorial Tower
Address

Eltham-Yarra Glen Road, Kangaroo Ground VIC 3097

Memorial Type
Monuments
Conflicts
First World War, 1914–18
Second World War, 1939–45
Korean War, 1950–53
Malayan Emergency, 1950–60
Vietnam War, 1962–75
Indonesian Confrontation, 1963–66
Dedication Date
11 Nov 1926

Contribute to this memorial

Contributors

Brian Rowe

Jean Verso

Eltham District Historical Society

Eric Staff

Henry Moulds

Yarra Plenty Regional Library

Story

Just, a few more, steps, to go, almost, there! Wow, just look at the amazing views! These were the views you would see if you had the courage to climb the 52

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In September 2014 Dennis Ward and Ross McDonald decided to have a Remembrance Day Service at Kangaroo Ground War Memorial Park and Tower of Remembrance. It

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In 1918, local farmer Walter Whippell proposed and donated £50 to obtain a couple of acres of land on the summit of Garden Hill for the formation of a memorial

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