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15-December-2014
15-December-2014
Photographs supplied by Diane Watson
A plaque commemorates women who have served with the Army Medical Services in conflicts in which Australia has been involved.

Location

Address:Bazaar & Sussex Streets, Queens Park, Behind War Memorial, Maryborough, 4650
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -25.536855
Long: 152.704818
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple

Dedication

Front Inscription

        HONOURING
ARMY MEDICAL SERVICES
OF AUSTRALIAN WOMEN

A.A.N.S. (Australian Army Nursing Service)
BOER WAR - WORLD WAR 1 - WORLD WAR 11
B.C.O.F. (British Commonwealth Occupation Force)
         1946 - 1951

V.A.D. ( Voluntary Aid Detachment)
WORLD WAR 1 - PEACETIME - WORLD WAR 11

A.A.M.W.S. ( Australian Army Medical Women`s Service)
1941 - 1945 - B.C.O.F. 1946 -1951

R.A.A.N.C. (Royal Australian Army Nursing Corps)
(absorbing all A.A.N.S. -V.A.D. - And A.A.M.W.S.)
      Korean War - Vietnam War





 

Source: MA
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