The people behind Poppy Park, in Penrith in Sydney's west, want every fallen Australian soldier to be remembered.
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|Wars that Australian soldiers have seen action.|
|102,804 Australian Service Personnel have died in these conflicts.|
|2000 volunteers took 4 days to 'plant' the poppies.|
|Robert Weir, the first Australian soldier to die in war. Tod Chidgey, the last to die.|
The lone purple poppy was for all the animals e.g. horses, dogs, carrier pigeons
that died in war.
|Lynn gets a birds eye view.|
|Poppy Park from the lift.|
|The fellow (Owen Rogers Snr) in the green and white striped shirt was a volunteer |
who was a wealth of information.
|Mud in the trenches.|
On the way home I noticed these fine older houses in Warwick St Penrith.
|Warwick St Penrith|
Cameras: Canon PowerShot SX60 HS and Sony DSC-W690.