Australian American Memorial
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Australian American Memorial - Australia
Australian American Memorial is located in Canberra.
Australian American Memorial monument was established on 16 February 1954.
Primary threats to Australian American Memorial :

  • The Australian-American Memorial is the national capital of Australia.
  • It is commemorates the role of the United States in World War II.





Historical facts of Australian American Memorial :

  • Australian-American Memorial height is 258 feet (78m approx) and the eagle and sphere are together around 11m high.

  • The memorial is a hollow, octagonal, tapered column with a steel framework sheeted with aluminums panels that were sandblasted to give the appearance of stone.

  • Two murals feature at the base, one relating the story of American combat in the Pacific and the other a profile map of the United States in copper.

  • The column is surrounded by a water-filled moat about 3m wide.

  • Under the dedication is a bronze wreath where floral wreaths are often laid on official commemorations.