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A plaque commemorates the 56th anniversary of the siege of Tobruk during World War Two.
|Address:||300 Waterdale Road, Austin & Repatriation Medical Centre, Heidelberg , 3084|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.754167|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||03-September-1939|
|Actual Event End Date:||15-August-1945|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Thursday 8th August, 1996|
Victorian Branch Rats of Tobruk Association
A similar fig tree to the one planted here was a prominent landmark within the defence perimeter of Tobruk 1941.
This plaque commemorates the 56th anniversary of the siege of Tobruk
Unveiled at Austin & Repatriation Medical Centre 8 August 1996
State President : R Bollard
Melbourne President : E Evans