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15-December-2014
15-December-2014

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A plaque commemorates those who served with the Australian Army Training Team in Vietnam between 1962 and 1972.

Location

Address:Bazaar & Sussex Streets, Queens Park, Behind War Memorial, Maryborough, 4650
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -25.536855
Long: 152.704818
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Vietnam
Actual Event STart Date:1962
Actual Event End Date:1972

Dedication

Front Inscription

AUSTRALIAN ARMY TRAINING TEAM
VIETNAM
1962                                              1972
The United States Army  Republic of Vietnam
Meritorious Unit               Cross of Gallantry with
Commendation                Palm Unit Citation

1000 MEN SERVED IN THE TEAM DURING
ITS SERVICE IN VIETNAM. THEY INCLUDED
10 NEW ZEALANDERS.
THEIR DISTINGUISHED SERVICE MADE
THE TEAM ONE OF THE MOST HIGHLY
DECORATED IN THE ANNALS OF
AUSTRALIAN HISTORY.

4VCs.
2 DSOs, 3 OBEs, 6 MBEs, 6MCs, 20 DCMs, 15 MMs, 4 BEMs
4 QUEENS COMMENDATIONS FOR BRAVE CONDUCT, 49 MIDS
245 UNITED STATES AWARDS.
376 REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM AWARDS

33 DIED ON SERVICE
122 WOUNDED IN ACTION




 

Source: MA
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