Centenary of the Raising of the 39th BattalionPrint Page
A plaque commemorates the centenary of the raising of the 39th Battalion, 3rd Division on the 21st of February 1916.
|Address:||1806 - 1812 Sturt Street, Ranger Museum, Ballarat, 3350|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.546681|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||21-February-1916|
|Actual Event End Date:||21-February-2016|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 21st February, 2016|
The centenary of the raising in Ballarat of the 39th Battalion, 3rd Division, AIF on 21st February 1916
Commanding Officer Lt Col Robert Rankine DSO, (52nd Infantry AMF & 14th Battalion AIF)
39th Battalion Battle Honours
Mont St Quentin
St Quentin Canal
France and Flanders 1916 - 1918
Dedicated in Ballarat on 21st February 2016
Unveiled by the descendants of the 39th Battalion men