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08-January-2014
08-January-2014
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Plaque commemorates those who served in the 12th / 50th Australian Infantry Battalion during World War Two.

Location

Address:Paterson Street, Remembrance Wall near Cenotaph, Launceston, 7250
State:TAS
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -41.438528
Long: 147.133286
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:2005
Front Inscription

12 / 50th Australian Infantry Battalion (2nd AIF)

`The Launceston Regiment / the Tasmanian Rangers`

Erected in memory of the long and valuable service by members of the 12/50th Battalion in the Darwin - Manton Dam area 1943 - 1945.  Thence to Timor

`Lest We Forget`

Erected by the 12 / 50th Battalion Association, 2005

Source: MA
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