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10-December-2014
10-December-2014

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A monument commemorates those who served with the 2nd / 27th Infantry Battalion which was raised in South Australia and served in the Middle East before joining the Battle of the Kokoda Track and the Battle of the Beachheads in Papua New Guinea during World War Two.

Location

Address:King William Road & Victoria Drive, Pathway of Honour, Adelaide, 5000
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.918871
Long: 138.600541
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Front Inscription

2/27th Infantry Battalion

In memory of all who served in the Battalion
1949 - 1945

Palestine  Kokoda Track
Egypt  Gona
Syria  Ramu Valley
Lebanon  Shaggy Ridge
Balikpapan

Primus Inter Pares  First Among Equals

Lest We Forget

Source: MA
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