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15-May-2015
15-May-2015
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A plaque commemorates those who perished on the U.S.S. Lexington during the Battle of the Coral Sea.

 

 

Location

Address:Coral Sea Drive, Coral Sea Memorial Park, Cardwell , 4849
State:QLD
Area:Foreign
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -18.246822
Long: 146.015344
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW2
Actual Event STart Date:08-May-1942
Actual Event End Date:08-May-1942

Dedication

Front Inscription

Lexington CV2
"Lady Lex"

In memory of those who perished during the Battle of the Coral Sea 8th May 1942

[ Names ]

Sit tibi mare libis
(Light lie the sea upon thee)

Source: MA
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