Sir Edward 'Weary' Dunlop statue

Sir Edward Dunlop statue, Melbourne, public art

Public Art: Sir Edward 'Weary' Dunlop statue

Also Known As : Weary Dunlop statue, Sir Edward Dunlop statue,

Sculptor: © Peter Corlett

Description: Australian war hero Sir Edward 'Weary' Dunlop was honored by this bronze statue following his death in  1993. The statue depicts an older 'Weary" in a "civilian" suit, proudly wearing a red painted poppy on his lapel. A hat hangs in his left hand. The sculpture also includes metal spikes that were used in the Burma-Thailand railway.

Date Unveiled: The Weary Dunlop statue was unveiled by Premier Jeff Kennett on 15th of August 1995.

Location: Weary can be found in Kings Domain, Melbourne, Australia.


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