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03-December-2014
03-December-2014

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A monument commemorates those who served and who lost their lives in Malaysia, Vietnam and Afghanistan while serving with the regiment.

Location

Address:King William Road & Victoria Drive, Pathway of Honour, Adelaide, 5000
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.918871
Long: 138.600541
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 1st February, 2009
Front Inscription

Plaque :

4th Battalion the Royal Australian Regiment

4th Battalion, the Royal Australian Regiment, raised at Woodside S.A. on the 1st February 1964, was the first Regular Army Infantry Battalion raised on Australian soil.

The Battalion served with distinction in ; Malaysia, Borneo, South Vietnam, Cambodia, Somalia, Rwanda, East Timor, Timor Leste, Iraq and Afghanistan.

Unveiled on 1st February 2009, the unit`s 45th anniversary by Brigadier the Honourable David Thomson MC (Rtd)

Plaque :

They made the supreme sacrifice

Malaysia 1965 - 67
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Borneo 1966
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Vietnam 1968 - 69
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Vietnam 1971 - 72
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Afghanistan 2005-08
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Source: MA
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