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honouring unsung heroes

the merchant sailors were the unsung heroes of World War 2 suffering horrific losses. great too see... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2017
JohnG3121
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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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Stop and Remember

If you are walking down Wharf Road on the Foreshore Footpath, take a few minutes out to look at... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
DestinationsJourney
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Hunter Valley, Australia
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16 Sep 2017
“honouring unsung heroes ”
20 Aug 2017
“Stop and Remember”
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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

the merchant sailors were the unsung heroes of World War 2 suffering horrific losses. great too see them getting recognition

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank JohnG3121
Reviewed 20 August 2017

If you are walking down Wharf Road on the Foreshore Footpath, take a few minutes out to look at this memorial. It commemorates the Merchant Mariners who lost their lives during war. Just as important as the memorials to the soldiers sailors and airmen who...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 21 March 2016

A most apt location for a memorial to recall those of the Merchant Navy who lost their lives keeping our industries functioning during WW2 . An aspect of history generally not known. A memorial that records names of those lost and the names of some...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed 16 February 2016

When with the family we enjoy museums and galleries. This one was a little too small and lacking in interest for us. I feel more work needs to be done.

Date of experience: June 2015
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