Celebrating the contributions of David Jones, retail pioneer and philanthropist.
On Monday 24 May 2021, Rookwood General Cemetery unveilled the significant heritage conservation work completed on the David Jones family monument.
The event was attended by descendants of David Jones and those who provided support for this project.
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Zone A, Independent Old Ground, #1671
He changed the face of shopping in Australia and today the final resting place of retail giant David Jones has been rededicated at Rookwood Cemetery. His memorial has been restored to how it originally looked in 1873 before falling into disrepair. https://t.co/OF81oZFF1j #7NEWS pic.twitter.com/xInvlwgn4S— 7NEWS Sydney (@7NewsSydney) May 24, 2021