www.monumentaustralia.org.au

Darwin Commemoration Association PlaquePrint Page Print this page

Darwin Commemoration Association Plaque/ May 2013
Darwin Commemoration Association Plaque/ May 2013
Photographs supplied by Peter F Williams

Darwin Commemoration Association Plaque is in memory of those who served and fell in the Northern Territory when the Australian mainland was attacked during World War Two.

Location

Address:Argyle & Lower Fort Streets, The Garrison Church, Millers Point, 2000
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.858434
Long: 151.205546
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
View Google Map

Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW2
Actual Event STart Date:03-September-1939
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1945
Link:http://www.warmemorialsregister.nsw…

Dedication

Front Inscription

In Commemoration Of Those Who Fell
And Those Who Served In The
Northern Territory When The Mainland
Of Australia Suffered The First
Belligerent Act Of Warfare
By A Foreign Power.
_______________

Darwin Was Bombed Twice On 19 February 1942;
243 persons Were Killed And 302 Wounded.
A Further 62 Air-Raids Occurred
Until November 1943.

_________________

Lest We Forget
Darwin Commemoration Association

Source: NRWM, MA
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
Proudly sponsored by UBC Web Design