Victorian Anti-Aircraft and Searchlight Units MemorialPrint Page
A monument commemorates that this site during World War Two was the headquarters of the anti-aircraft searchlight companies engaged in the defence of Melbourne.
|Address:||Rosamond Road, Highpoint West Shopping Centre, Maribyrnong, 3032|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.769722|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||03-September-1939|
|Actual Event End Date:||15-August-1945|
1939 - 1945.
This plaque commemorates that during World War 2 this site was headquarters of the anti-aircraft searchlight companies engaged in the defence of Melbourne.
Units were trained here for service in Darwin, New Guinea and Borneo. The 2/2nd A/A artillery regiment left here for service in the Middle East, Java and New Guinea.