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A plaque commemorates those who served with the 1st Australian Field Hospital 1967 -1971 during the Vietnam War.

Location

Address:Fairbairn & Limestone Avenues, Australian War Memorial Sculpture Garden, Campbell, 2612
State:ACT
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -35.281111
Long: 149.148056
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Vietnam
Approx. Event Start Date:November-1967
Approx. Event End Date:November-1971

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 27th April, 2011
Front Inscription

1967                               1971
1st Australian Field Hospital

The 1st Australian Field Hospital was raised in Australia in November 1967. It saw service in South Vietnam from 1 April 1968 until November 1971,
where it provided medical assistance for Australian Forces Vietnam at facilities in Vung Tau and at Nui Dat.

Dedicated To All Who Served
Lest We Forget
Dedicated 27 April 2001

Source: MA
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