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A plaque commemorates those who served in the 9th Battalion the Royal Australian Regiment during the Vietnam War.
9th Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (9RAR) was raised on 13 November 1967 in Adelaide. It was initially based at the Keswick Barracks before transferring to Woodside. The battalion arrived in Vietnam in November 1968, relieving 3 RAR. It formed part of the 1st Australian Task Force (1ATF) and was based at Nui Dat in Phuoc Tuy province.
|Address:||Ann Street, ANZAC Square, Shrine of Remembrance Crypt, Brisbane, 4000|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -27.466408|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||09-November-1968|
|Actual Event End Date:||10-December-1969|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 13th November, 1994|
9th Battalion the Royal Australian Regiment
13 November 1967 - 30 October 1973
Dedicated to all who served with the 9th Battalion and in everlasting memory of those men who made the supreme sacrifice whilst on operational service in the Repoublic of South Vietnam from 9 November 1968 until 10 December 1969
Lest We Forget
13 November 1994