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Commemorates the Darley Camp which was used to train women for the Australian Women's Army Service and the Australian Army Medical Womens Service during World War Two.
|Address:||Raglan Street, Darley Park , Darley, 3340|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.657394|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Approx. Event Start Date:||October-1942|
|Approx. Event End Date:||September-1945|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 2nd June, 1996|
Australia Remembers 1939 - 1945
Australia Remembers 1945 -1995
This plaque is to commemorate the Darley Camp
which was used for training of thousands of women for the Australian Army
both in the Australian Women's Army Service (AWAS)
and the Australian Army Medical Women's Service
during World War II
Jointly Unveiled by
Mrs Elizabeth Lucas, Chairperson of the Council of Ex-Servicewomen's Association (Vic)
Cr. Delwyn Leggatt, Mayor, Moorabool Shire Council
Bruce Ruxton Esq. OBE, State President of the RSL
in the 50th Anniversary year of the ending of World War II.
2nd June 1996