Adelaide River War Cemetery

 
Adelaide River War Cemetery
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Address

Adelaide River War Cemetery
105 Memorial Drive
Adelaide River ( Stuart Highway ) 0846
Northern Territory
Phone: 08 8976 7053
Fax: 08 8976 7043
Website: www.dva.gov.au/commems_oawg/OAWG/post_war_commemorations/cemet_AU/Pages/nt.aspx


Adelaide River War Cemetery Information

The Adelaide River War Cemetery is a sobering reminder of the impact World War II had on this part of Australia. There are 434 military burials in total and the adjoining Civil Cemetery honours 63 civilians including the nine post office workers who were killed in the 19 February 1942 bombing of Darwin. Also visit the Memorial to the Missing, where 292 service personnel are remembered, who lost their lives in Timor and other northern regions.


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