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American War Memorial, Canberra

American War Memorial - Canberra, Australia
American War Memorial
Sir Thomas Blamey Square, Canberra, ACT 2600Map
Russell
+61 2 6205 0666(Tourist Information)
Neighborhood: Inner North
Overview

The American war memorial is an awe-inspiring structure, featuring an eagle on a podium, that towers over Canberra. It was unveiled by Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, in 1954. It was erected in grateful remembrance of the assistance given by Australia's ally, the United States of America, during World War II, 1941-1945.

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