40th Anniversary of the Air Training CorpsPrint Page
A plaque commemorates the 40th anniversary of the foundation of the Air Training Corps in 1941.
|Address:||Davey Street, Anglesea Barracks, Air Force Cadets Headquarters, Hobart, 7000|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -42.888541|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Approx. Event Start Date:||1941|
|Approx. Event End Date:||1981|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Monday 21st September, 1981|
Commemorating the fortieth anniversary of the formation of the Air Training Corps.
This memorial was unveiled by Air Vice Marshall B. H. Collings A.F.C. Air Officer commanding Support Command RAAF and Wing Commander C.W.J. Falkinder C.B.E., D.S.O., D.F.C. (Rtd.) a past State Commandant of the Corps.
It is dedicated to the memory of those members who have given their lives to aviation and the defence of our freedom serving in the R.A.A.F. and other Commonwealth Forces
Erected by Tas. Squadron AIRTC
20 September 1981
WgCdr (AIRTC) L. V. Lovegrove Regional Commandant
WgCdr W. F. Parsons ADC Regional Liaison Officer
Mr. A. Mulgrew Airport Director