Belvidere Memorial Grove

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Place Category: South AustraliaPlace Tags: World War 2 and WW2

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    Sixteen Aleppo Pines were planted at Belvidere, at the junction of Milang and Langhorne Creek Roads, on Saturday the 1st of July, 1944, in honour of the local men who served in World War Two. The relatives of the men planted the trees and shared afternoon tea in the Belvidere Hall afterwards (“Tree-planting Ceremony at Belvidere.” Southern Argus (Port Elliot, SA : 1866 – 1954) 13 July 1944: 1. Web. 16 Oct 2020 .). The memorial trees survive and are marked with name plaques at the base of each tree, with a stone memorial in the centre of the trees.

     

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    * OP:

    16

    * Species:

    Pinus halepensis

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