Sydney War Memorial, Rookwood

Location
Sydney War Cemetery
Virtual War Memorial

Key Information

Memorial Name
Sydney War Memorial, Rookwood
Address

Memorial Avenue, Rookwood NSW 2141

Memorial Type
Column
Conflicts
Second World War, 1939–45
Accessibility
Public

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Australian War Memorial

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Alan Adams was born in St Peters, Sydney, on 4 April 1913 to Albert and Florence Adams. He grew up and attended school in Newtown. By the Second World War, he

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