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27-April-2016
27-April-2016

Photographs supplied by Peter Williams
A plaque commemorates the ships who served with the 10th Australian Destroyer Flotilla (Scrap Iron) during World War Two. The plaque is located on a raised circular mount near the National Corvette Memorial.

Location

Address:Garden Island Naval Base , Garden Island, 2011
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.859202
Long: 151.130693
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW2
Approx. Event Start Date:1940
Approx. Event End Date:1941

Dedication

Front Inscription
THE 10TH (AUSTRALIAN) DESTROYER FLOTILLA
(SCRAP IRON) 

BATTLE HONOURS

HMAS STUART: Mediterranean 1940 - Calabria 1940 Libya 1940 -41-Matapan 1941 - Greece 1941 Crete 1941 - New Guinea 1942 -1944 - Pacific 1942 -43
HMAS VAMPIRE: Calabria 1940 - Libya 1940-41 Greece 1941 - Crete 1941
HMAS VENDETTA: Libya 1940-41 - Matapan 1941 - Greece 1941 Crete 1941 - Mediterranean 1941- New Guinea 1943-44
HMAS VOYAGER: Calabria 1944 -45 -Libya 1940-41- Greece 1941
HMAS WATERHEN: Libya 1940-41 - Greece 1941

 
 


 
Source: MA
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