Deposit N173 - Australians in Spain Memorial Appeal Committee deposit

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Australians in Spain Memorial Appeal Committee deposit


  • 1992 - 2001 (Creation)

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0.2 m

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(1992 - 1993)

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The Australian in Spain Memorial Committee was established at the urging of Amirah Inglis, a Canberra academic who in the 1980s wrote the book Australians in the Spanish Civil War. The Committee lobbied Government for the establishment of a suitable memorial in Canberra to those Australians who had served in the war. Following fund-raising and a competition to design the memorial, it was unveiled in Lennox Gardens in Canberra on 11 December 1993.

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Records of meetings, correspondence, leaflets and pamphlets, financial papers, photographs and audio tapes.


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Entered from deposit description on 25 September 2012




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