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The Pacific Islands Regiment Plaque
The Pacific Islands Regiment Plaque
Photographs supplied by Diane Watson

A plaque commemorates those who served in the Pacific Islands Regiment in the various conflicts in which Australia has been involved.

Location

Address:Ann Street, ANZAC Square, Shrine of Remembrance Crypt, Brisbane, 4000
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.466428
Long: 153.0265
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Front Inscription

 THE PACIFIC ISLANDS REGIMENT
     "RYOKUIN, YABANJIN HEI "
                 
1940   1947
           
Papuan Infantry Battalion
1,2 and 3 New Guinea Infantry Battalions
Dedicated To The Soldiers Of Australia, 
Papua And New Guinea Who Served And 
Died In The Campaigns In Papua, New Guinea, 
       
New Britain and Bouganville

            1950      1975
      1 and 2 Battalions, PIR
In Remembrance Of The Soldiers Of 
Australia And The Territory of Papua 
And New Guinea Who Carried On The 
   
Traditions And Kept The Peace

                   1975

In Honour Of The Soldiers Of The 
Royal Pacific Islands Regiment Who 
Guard The Battle Honours Won By The 
     
Regiment In WWII

 

Source: SKP, QWMR
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