|Call Number||C 355.00994 S118|
|Document type||Journal Article|
|Citation||Sabretache : the journal of the Military Collectors Society of Australia. Sabretache : the journal of the Military Historical Society of Australia.: 1988, 29, 2|
|Pagination||10 - 19|
The Menin Gate Lions / Elizabeth Burness.
As a gesture of friendship gifts were exchanged between the Australian War Memorial and the Belgian city of Ypres. In 1936 the Menin Gate lions were given to the Australian War Memorial and in 1938 a bronze statue was given by the Australian War Memorial on behalf of the Australian Government.