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Australia Remembers Plaque : 04-08-2013
Australia Remembers Plaque : 04-08-2013
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A plaque commemorates those who fell in the service of the country during World War Two and those who served on the site at the between 1941 and 1945.

A nearby plaque also details that General Sir Thomas Blamey used the building as his headquarters from the 1st August 1942 to 31st December 1944.

Location

Address:University Drive , Forgan Smith Building, St Lucia, 4067
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.497144
Long: 153.013121
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW2

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Tuesday 15th August, 1995
Front Inscription

AUSTRALIA REMEMBERS 1945 - 1995

To commemorate those who fell in the service of their country and those who served on this site in the years 1941 -1945

Unveiled by Professor Brian Wilson, AO  Vice Chancellor, The University of Queensland and Lieutenant -Colonel Garry Chandler, RFD  Commanding Officer, Queensland University Regiment on the Fifteenth Day of August, 1995

Source: MA
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