Australian Womens' Army Service Memorial Tree and Plaque

Description

A lemon-scented eucalyptus tree with plaque. The guest of honour at the dedication service was Lieutenant-General Sir John Northcott, K.C.M.G., K.C.V.O., C.B. (RL). The ceremony was recorded by the Daily Telegraph in the November 26, 1962 issue.

Inscription

THIS TREEWAS PLANTED AND DEDICATEDTO MARK THE FORMATION OFTHE AUSTRALIAN WOMENS' ARMY SERVICEAUSTRALIAN MILITARY FORCESNOVEMBER 194125th NOVEMBER, 1962.

Address
Hyde Park, [between ANZAC Memorial and Elizabeth St.]
Sydney NSW 2000
Location/surrounding area
Memorial Location
Recorded by
Mrs. Amy Taylor, State President, Australian Women's Army Association (NSW)
Established date
1962
Dedication date
1962-11-25 00:00:00.0

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