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A plaque commemorates the sailors and ships from the Royal Australian Navy and United States Navy who fought in the Battle of the Coral Sea in May 1942 during World War Two.
|Address:||Coral Sea Drive , Battle of the Coral Sea Memorial Park, Cardwell, 4849|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -18.246651|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||04-May-1942|
|Actual Event End Date:||08-May-1942|
This plaque is a tribute to the ships and sailors of the U.S.N. and R.A.N. whose epic "Battle of the Coral Sea" paved the way for final vicotry over the Japanese agressor in the South West Pacific area.
Lest We Forget
Dedicated by the Cardwell Sub-Branch RSL