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26-April-2016
26-April-2016

Photographs supplied by Peter Williams

Tree dedicated to H.M.A.S. Parramatta (I) and all her served in her between 1910 and 1928 which included service in World War One.  

H.M.A.S. Parramatta was one of six 'River' Class torpedo boat destroyers built for the Royal Australian Navy during the period 1909-16.  During World War One they formed the Australian Destroyer Flotilla. Sister ships were H.M.A. ships Huon (I), Swan (I), Torrens (I),Warrego (I) and Yarra (I).

Location

Address:Garden Island Naval Base , Garden Island, 2011
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.858675
Long: 151.230144
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Tree
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1
Approx. Event Start Date:1910
Approx. Event End Date:1928

Dedication

Front Inscription
Plaque : 
    HMAS PARRAMATTA
TORPEDO BOAT DESTROYER
          1910 -1928
THIS TREE IS DEDICATED TO A 
FINE SHIP AND ALL WHO SERVED
             IN HER
Source: MA
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