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A garden commemorates those who have served at the Royal Australian Air Force (R.A.A.F.) East Sale base.



Address:Aerodrome Road, St Mark`s Church, East Sale, 3850
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -38.105347
Long: 147.123104
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Garden
Monument Theme:Conflict


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 22nd August, 1993
Front Inscription

To mark the 50th year of RAAF Base East Sale

The RAAF East Sale Memorial Garden was dedicated to the memory of all personnel who served at East Sale and set aside for the repose of ashes by 

Chaplain (Air. Cdre) R. H. Boerth Principal Chaplain - FD
Chaplain (Air. Cdre) W. T. Wheeler Principal Chaplain - AMG
Chaplain (Air. Cdre) J. J. White Principal Chaplain - RC

On 22 August 1993 at the request of Group Captain J. T. Day Officer Commanding East Sale
Wing Commander M. J. Lay Commanding Officer Base Squadron

Base Chaplains

Chaplain (Sqnldr) J. D. THompson Co-ordinating Chaplain
Chaplain (Fltlt) G. W. Doecke
Chaplain (Fltlt) A. E. Wise

Constructed as a special project by Facilities Flight RAAF East Sale

Source: MA
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