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Robert Hannaford AM, Simpson and His Donkey, 2012, bronze. Photo Sam Roberts.

Simpson and His Donkey (Australian Defence Force Health Services Memorial)

Robert Hannaford AM

The monument of Simpson and his Donkey (Australian Defence Force Health Services Memorial) is a tribute to the service and sacrifice of our medical health personnel in all theatres of war. The life-size bronze sculpture was created by acclaimed South Australian artist Robert Hannaford AM and is of Private John Simpson Kirkpatrick and his donkey carrying a wounded soldier, from the front lines at Gallipoli.

Angas Garden (corner of King William Road and Sir Edwin Smith Avenue

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