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Plaque commemorates those who served with 24th Australian Infantry Battalion in World War One.
The 24th Battalion was an infantry battalion of the Australian Army,raised in 1915 for service during World War One as part of the 1st Australian Imperial Force. It was attached to the 6th Brigade, 2nd Division and served during the Gallipoli campaign and in the trenches of the Western Front in France and Belgium.
Following the end of the war the battalion was disbanded in 1919.
|Address:||Fairbairn & Limestone Avenues, Australian War Memorial, Campbell, 2612|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -35.28085|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Approx. Event Start Date:||1915|
|Approx. Event End Date:||1919|
24TH AUSTRALIAN INFANTRY BATTALION
2ND DIVISION, AIF
SOMME 1916-1918 BROODSEINDE MONT ST QUENTIN
POZIERES POELCAPPELLE HINDENBURG LINE
BAPAUME PASSCHENDAELE BEAUREVOIR
BULLECOURT HAMEL FRANCE AND
YPRES 1917 AMIENS FLANDERS 1916-18
MENIN ROAD ALBERT 1918 GALLIPOLI 1915
POLYGON WOOD EGYPT 1915 - 16
IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO DIED ON ACTIVE SERVICE AND
THOSE WHO SERVED IN THE BATTALION
LEST WE FORGET
DEDICATED BY THE 2/24TH AUSTRALIAN INFANTRY BATTALION ASSOCIATION (INC)