Overseas War Memorials

Not all locations listed here host official memorials, the OAWG maintains most of the memorials on this list however, some are privately built and maintained.

A grants program has been introduced by the Department of Veterans’ Affairs through the Office of Australian War Graves (OAWG) to help with the restoration of private overseas memorials.

Belgium

See the memorials in historical perspective:

See also:

1st Australian Tunnelling Company,
Hill 60, Ieper (Ypres)

Details

WW1

5th Division Memorial,
Polygon Wood, Zonnebeke

Details

WW1

Brunei Darrussalam

Memorial to Australian Operations in 1945,
Pantai Muara
(expected to be dedicated in 2008)

Details

WW2

Crete

Historical background: Greek & Crete Campaigns 1941.
See also: Cemeteries Overseas; Memorials to the Missing.

Hellenic-Australian Memorial Park,
Rethymno

Details

WW2

Egypt

See also: Cemeteries Overseas; Memorials to the Missing.

9th Division Memorial,
El Alamein

Details

WW2

France

The memorials in historical perspective:

See also:

1st Division Memorial,
Pozières

Details

WW1

2nd Division Memorial,
Mont St Quentin

Details

WW1

3rd Division Memorial,
Sailly le Sec

Details

WW1

4th Division Memorial,
Bellenglise

Details

WW1

Australian Corps Memorial Park,
Le Hamel

Details

WW1

Australian Memorial Park,
Bullecourt

Details

WW1

Australian Memorial Park,
Fromelles

Details

WW1

Australian National Memorial,
Villers-Bretonneux

Details
CWGC details

WW1

Mouquet Farm Battle Exploit Plaque

Details

WW1

Windmill Site,
Pozières

Details

WW1

Indonesia

Historical background: The Nurses of Bangka Island
See also: Cemeteries Overseas; Memorials to the Missing.

Nurses Memorial (Vyner Brooke Memorial),
Bangka Island

Details

WW2

Israel

See also: Cemeteries Overseas; Memorials to the Missing.

Australian Memorial,
Jerusalem

Details

WW1

Libya

See also: Cemeteries Overseas.

Tobruk Memorial

Details

WW2

Malaysia

Historical background: Sandakan.
See also: Cemeteries Overseas; Memorials to the Missing.

Parit Sulong Memorial

Details

WW2

Sandakan Memorial Park,
Sabah

Details

WW2

Surrender Point Memorial,
Labuan Island

Details

WW2

New Zealand

See also:

Papua New Guinea

The memorials in historical perspective: PNG Campaigns 1942-1945.
See also: Cemeteries Overseas; Memorials to the Missing.

AIF Memorial,
Lae


Details


WW2

Coastwatchers' Memorial,
Madang


Details

WW2

Isurava Memorial

Details

WW2

Kokoda Memorial

Details

WW2

Milne Bay Memorial

Details

WW2

Milne Bay - Turnbull Field Memorial

Details

WW2

Popondetta Memorial

Details

WW2

Rabaul Memorial

Details

WW2

Sogeri Memorial

Details

WW2

Surrender Memorial,
Cape Wom


Details


WW2

Wau Memorial

Details

WW2

Philippines

Hellships Memorial, Subic Bay

Details

WW2

Thailand

Historical background: Burma-Thailand Railway.
See also: Cemeteries Overseas.

Hellfire Pass Memorial Museum & Walking Trail

Details

WW2

Turkey

See also: Cemeteries Overseas; Memorials to the Missing.

Anzac Commemorative Site,
Gallipoli

Details
www.anzacsite.gov.au

WW1

United Kingdom

See also: Cemeteries Overseas; Memorials to the Missing.

Australian War Memorial,
Hyde Park Corner, London

Details
www.awmlondon.gov.au

WW1 & WW2

2nd AIF United Kingdom Force Memorial,
Wiltshire

Details

WW2

United States of America

See also: