Tamworth Sandakan Memorial

Location
The Sandakan Memorial, within Anzac Park, East Tamworth
Henry Moulds

Key Information

Memorial Name
Tamworth Sandakan Memorial
Address

Brisbane Street, East Tamworth NSW 2340

Memorial Type
Sculpture
Conflicts
Second World War, 1939–45
Dedication Date
31 Jul 1994
Accessibility
Public

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Henry Moulds

Story

Sandakan has been described as the most appalling single event in Australia’s War history. Yet, for many years Sandakan was little known by Australians and all

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