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.

 

Dedication date: 

1962-11-25 00:00:00.0
 
 

Recorded by: 

Mrs. Amy Taylor, State President, Australian Women's Army Association (NSW)
 

Established date: 

1962
 

Location/surrounding area: 

Memorial Location
 

Address Data: 

Hyde Park, [between ANZAC Memorial and Elizabeth St.]
Sydney NSW 2000
 
 

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