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10-December-2014
10-December-2014

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A monument commemorates all who served in the 2nd / 43rd Infantry Battalion during World War Two.

Location

Address:King William Road & Victoria Drive, Pathway of Honour, Adelaide, 5000
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.918871
Long: 138.600541
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1998
Front Inscription

2/43rd Infantry Battalion

In memory of all who served 2/43 Battalion
1940 - 1945

Battle honours 
North Africa 1941 -2
Tobruk  El Alamein

New Guinea 1943
Lae  Finschhafen

Borneo 1945
Labuan  Beaufort

Awards
1  Victoria Cross
2   DSO
1   MBE
14 MC
3   DCW
1   BEM
23 MM
1   MM Bar
43 MID

1998
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Source: MA
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