Construction of the Australian War memorial commenced in 1929 with a budget of £250,000. Shown ...

Unit Australian War Memorial
Place Oceania: Australia, Australian Capital Territory, Canberra
Accession Number XS0120
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Glass original whole-plate negative
Maker Strangman, Richard Charles
Date made 1940-08-01
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Construction of the Australian War memorial commenced in 1929 with a budget of £250,000. Shown here is a detail of the construction of the Dome in August 1940 with a government official standing central. The construction of the Australian Memorial was completed in 1941.