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07-April-2014
07-April-2014
Photographs supplied by John Huth
A plaque commemorates the military units located in Caboolture Shire during World War Two.

Location

Address:Beerburrum Road & Hasking Street, Caboolture RSL, Caboolture, 4510
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.083386
Long: 152.951645
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

Front Inscription

COMMEMORATING THEIR SERVICE
Units located in Caboolture Shire during WW2 1941 - 1945

HQ 7th Division Australian Imperial Forces (Woodford)

Infantry Battalions : 2/25, 2/31, 2/33, 25th Brigade, 7th Division (Caboolture): 27, 43, 46, 55/53, 57/60, 3rd Brigade (NT Force), (Woodford DÀguilar and Caboolture) 14/32, 19, 38, 6th Brigade; 4th Division (Woodford)

Machine Gun battalions : 2/1 (Deception Bay)

Pioneer Battalions : 2/1, 2/2 (Woodford)

Artillery Regiments : 1st Heavy, 8th Heavy, 2/2, 2/3 Aircraft (Bribie Island) 2/4 Field (Woodford), 2/11 Field (Woodford)

Armour and Cavalry Regiments : 2/6, 2/9 Armoured, 1 Tank Bn 4th Armoured Brigade (Caboolture Historical Village); 2/4 and 1 Armoured (Caboolture)

Base Units : 7th Amphibious Training Centre (Toorbul Point)

Medical Units : 112 General Hospital (Bribie Island)

Radar Stations : 210 Radar (Toorbul Point)

Women`s Army Service (Bribie Island)

No. 2 and No. 4 RAN Station (Bribie Island)

Civil Construction Corps (Caboolture)

Volunteer Defence Corps (Caboolture)

9th Australian Armed Troops Coy, RAE (Caboolture)

The United States of America Army and Navy personnel in large numbers were located in the Caboolture Shire during WW2.

"SUCCESS THROUGH CO-OPERATION " 

Source: MA
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