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08-December-2013
08-December-2013
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Torres Strait Honour Roll commemorates those who died in service or were killed in action on Horn Island during World War Two.

Location

Address:1 Miskin Street, Torres Strait Heritage Museum, Horn Island, 4875
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -10.595018
Long: 142.245792
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Honour Roll
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW2
Actual Event STart Date:03-September-1939
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1945

Dedication

Front Inscription

We Salute These Australian Soldiers Who Lost
Their Lives On Horn Island In The Defence Of The
Torres Strait During World War 2

TORRES LIGHT INFANTRY BATTALION 
MURRAY ISLAND   SABAI ISLAND
[ Names ]

TORRES LIGHT INFANTRY BATTALION
MURRAY ISLAND   SABAI ISLAND 
YORKE ISLAND   THURSDAY ISLAND 
WEIPA   BADO ISLAND   AURUKUN  

‚Äč[ Names ]

THE FOLLOWING SERVICEMEN WERE BURIED ON HORN
ISLAND FOR THE DURATION OF THE WAR 

ROYAL AUSTRALIAN AIR  FORCE  [ Names ]

H.M.A.S. MORTON [ Name ]

RANR HMA ML 1624 [ Name ]

TORRES  STRAIT PNR COY [ Name ]

49 BATTALION [ Name ]

5 MACHINE GUN BATTALION [ Name ]

34 AA BTY [ Name ]

18 A/TK BTY [ Name ]

150 GEN TPT COY [ Names ]

11 AA [ Names ]

 

Source: MA
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