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A monument commemorates the formation of No. 12 Squadron Royal Australian Air Force (R.A.A.F.) in February 1939. The plaque was unveiled on the 50th anniversary of the formation of the squadron. 

Location

Address:Sir Richard Williams Avenue, Accomodation Centre, R.A.A.F. Laverton, Laverton, 3028
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.864644
Long: 144.760401
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Monday 6th February, 1989
Front Inscription

No 12 Squadron

1939 - 1948     1973 -    

This Plaque Commemorates
The Formation Of No 12 Squadron At
RAAF Laverton On 6 February 1939
Under The Command Of Squadron Leader
Charles 'Moth' Eaton A.F.C. It Is A Tribute
To All Those Who Have Served With The
Squadron In War And Peace.

Dedicated At RAAF Base Laverton On The
50th Anni­versary Of The Formation Of
The Squadron In The Presence Of Past
And Present Members.

6 Febru­ary 1989

Source: MA
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