H.M.A.S. PerthPrint Page
|Address:||Dial Street, H.M.A.S. Shropshire Naval Memorial Park, Ulverstone, 7315|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -41.153333|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||03-September-1939|
|Actual Event End Date:||15-August-1945|
This plaque commemorates the part played by a gallant ship in many theatres of war during World War 2, and her final action against units of the Japanese Navy of 1st March 1942.
Of her crew 364 were kiiled in battles. 106 died as prisoners of the Japanese
Theatres of War
North Atlantic Ocean, Pacific Ocean, Indian Ocean, Red Sea, Mediterranian Sea, Agean Sea, Sea of Candia and Java Sea.
Makta, Matapan, Greece, Crete, Syria, Batavia, Java Sea and Sunda Strait