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Commemorates the bombing of Pearl Harbour and honours the thousands of United States troops who passed through Melbourne during World War Two.

The attack was the catalyst for the United States of America joining the war and triggered an alliance in which more than 100,000 troops passed through Melbourne on their way to battle.

Location

Address:St Kilda Road, Shrine of Remembrance, Melbourne, 3000
State:VIC
Area:Foreign
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.830139
Long: 144.973276
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW2
Actual Event STart Date:03-September-1939
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1945

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Friday 7th December, 2007
Source: MA
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