The USS Peary Memorial, Darwin

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  • This is one of a number of important monuments that is located in the park along the Esplanade. Take your time and stop and consider what each of these represent while you visiting the Australian city...  more »
  • The USS Peary was sunk in the Japanese air attack of Darwin in February 1942 with the loss of 91 crew.The memorial is a gun salvaged from the USS Peary in the 1950's that sits out in the harbor to thi...  more »
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  • Great Harbour view
  • Nice memorial to the USS Peary sunk during world war Two by the Japanese, the gun was salvaged and reconditioned and now points to the place where the Peary sits it was the largest loss of life of US sailors in Australian waters during the war and is a very moving and sombre memorial
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