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A plaque commemorates the Royal Australian Air Force and United States of America Air Force personnel who trained at the No. 1 Signals School during World War Two.

 

Location

Address:Point Cook Road, Royal Australian Air Force base, Williams, Point Cook, 3030
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.929444
Long: 144.748889
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

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 8th November, 2009
Front Inscription

This plaque commemorates the vital contribution made to the Australian war effort in World War II by No 1 Signals School RAAF Point Cook

Where thousands of RAAF, WAAF and USAAC technical personnel were trained as highly effective wireless radar and elcetrical mechanices amd wireless operators

They served with distinction throughout Australia and the South - West Pacific

Erected by members of the Victorian RAAF Radar Assocation

Dedicated 8 November 2009

Source: MA
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