H.M.A.S. AssaultPrint Page
A tree commemorates H.M.A.S. Assault which was a naval base in World War Two at Nelson Bay (New South Wales) for training of boat crews, beach parties, and commandos to man assault landing craft used in the Pacific campaigns in World War Two.
|Address:||St Kilda Road, Shrine of Remembrance, Melbourne, 3000|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.830139|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||03-September-1939|
|Actual Event End Date:||15-August-1945|
THIS HAWTHORNE CRATAEGUS WAS DEDICATED TO H.M.A.S. "ASSAULT" 1942 – 1945 WHICH WAS A NAVAL BASE AT NELSON BAY N.S.W. FOR TRAINING BOATS` CREWS, BEACH PARTIES AND COMMANDOS TO MAN ASSAULT LANDING CRAFT ON L.S.I.`S ENGAGED IN PACIFIC CAMPAIGNS.
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