No.2 Squadron Royal Australian Air ForcePrint Page
Plaque honours the squadrons achievements in the various conflicts in which Australia has been involved. 2 Squadron was a highly regarded and decorated unit.
After the squadron`s return from the Vietnam War, 2 Squadron was awarded two foreign unit citations: the Cross of Gallantry with Palm, from the Republic of Vietnam; and a United States Air Force Outstanding Unit Award.
|Address:||Fairbairn & Limestone Avenues, Australian War Memorial, Campbell, 2612|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -35.281167|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||1967|
|Actual Event End Date:||1971|
|Approx. Monument Dedication Date:||August 2007|
FIRST WORLD WAR 1916 -1918
SECOND WORLD WAR 1939 -1945
United States Presidential Unit Citation
MALAYAN EMERGENCY 1958 -1960
INDONESIAN CONFRONTATION 1964 -1966
VIETNAM WAR 1967 -1971
Republic of Vietnam Cross of Gallantry
United States Air Force
Outstanding Unit Commendation
DEDICATED TO THOSE WHO SERVED AND IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE
WE WILL REMEMBER THEM