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The monument commemorates those who have served with 2nd Combat Engineer Regiment in the various conflicts in which Australia has been involved.

The Regiment is an Australian Army modular engineer regiment trained for sapper / combat engineer operations.  Its lineage is traced back to 7th Field Company. During World War One, this unit was renowned for action during the Battle of the Somme, Menin Road and the Hindenburg Line.

During World War Two, it fought the Japanese at Kokoda and on Bougainville. The unit has served in Timor-Leste, Pakistan, Vietnam, Cambodia, Papua New Guinea, Indonesia and Afghanistan.

Location

Address:Lloyd Street, Gallipoli Barracks, Enoggera, 4051
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.424934
Long: 152.986654
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple
Source: SKP, MA
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