Kings Park Cenotaph
Public Art : Kings Park Cenotaph
Also Known As : King's Park War Memorial, Perth War
Honorary Architect: Sir Lieutenant General
Sir J Talbot Hobbs.
Description: The Cenotaph, which was built to honour
those who died during World War I, was built of granite and features a 18m obelisk set on a podium over an
undercroft and crypt.
Date Unveiled: The Cenotaph was unveiled on the 24th
of November, 1929 by the then Governor Colonel Sir William Campion and dedicated by Rabbi David Freedman the senior
Jewish chaplain to the Australian Imperial Forces.
Location: The Cenotaph is the centrepiece of Kings
Park and stands proudly overlooking the city of Perth, Kings Park, Western Australia.
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