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Adelaide River War Cemetery

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Seek a reminder of the impact of World War II on the Territory by visiting military graves and honouring civilians killed.

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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    • Historical Sites and Heritage Locations

    Opening times

    Open all day, every day.

    Entry cost

    Free entry

    Facilities

    • Barbeque
    • Carpark
    • Picnic Area
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