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8th Battalion Royal Australian Regiment Roll of HonourPrint Page Print this page

8 Battalion Royal Australian Regiment Roll of Honour honours those from the battalion who served and paid the supreme sacrifice during the Vietnam War.

8 RAR was formed at Enoggera Barracks in Brisbane on 14 July 1966 as part of the expansion of the Army during Australia's involvement in the Vietnam War.  Between November 1969 and October 1970 the battalion undertook operations as part of the 1st Australian Task Force. 8 RAR's tour of Vietnam ended in October 1970, by which time it had lost 18 men killed in action and suffered 108 wounded

Location

Address:Lloyd Street, Gallipoli Barracks, Enoggera, 4051
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.424938
Long: 152.986675
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Honour Roll
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Vietnam
Approx. Event Start Date:1969
Approx. Event End Date:1970
Source: SKP, MA
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