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Desert Mounted Corps Memorial

Summit of Mount Clarence, Apex Drive | Great Southern Region, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
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Heart warming

To stand back and view this wonderful memorial to those men and their horses that sacrificed their... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Debbie B
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Perth, Australia
In honor of heroes

We had lots of stairs to climb to the Desert Mounted Corps Memorial, but it was worthwhile of... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Robby G C
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Toronto, Canada
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Summit of Mount Clarence, Apex Drive | Great Southern Region, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

To stand back and view this wonderful memorial to those men and their horses that sacrificed their all so that we can enjoy the peace we have today tugs on your heart strings.

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We had lots of stairs to climb to the Desert Mounted Corps Memorial, but it was worthwhile of it. There were lots of historical info panels. I liked that. Every few steps, we would stop to read what these soldiers endured. As we were almost...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

History of the statue is both sad and historical. Awesome presence of place. Has an original Lone pine here also. Views here are incredible.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My father went to it as a lad, then later took me as a lad. I took my 10 year old , who loved the walk up and down . Was impressed by the monument and view. I’m sure he will take his kids there...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2018

Upon entering Mount Clarence, one cannot help notice the memorial trees planted on both sides of the road. Yes, trees to remember rather than headstones. I cannot imagine a more fitting tribute.

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

Well worth the visit, well constructed & informative. Very moving about the tales of lost souls & heros among both our men and horses during their battles.

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Reviewed 4 April 2018

Our Taxi driver suggested a quick stop here. It has a beautiful view and lots of history. Parking close by.

Thank Cynthia A
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Well laid out and very informative. Good to see the memorial back where it belongs overlooking the bay where so many embarked. Fantastic views of the area and a thoughtful presentation of facts pertaining to the war.

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

You MUST visit here if in Albany. Very stirring & a great commemorative to our fallen soldiers & horses.

Thank Lovelystopover
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Lots of history of our fallen soldiers.A beautiful view over the Albany coastline where the soldiers left for war.

Thank Jenny B
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