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Navy Memorial : 25-April-2012
Navy Memorial : 25-April-2012
Photographs supplied by Roger Johnson

The Navy Memorial commemorates the Naval personnel from the Port Pirie District who lost their lives during World War Two. At the back of the memorial is a plaque in memory of those who lost their lives in the shelling of H.M.A.S. Pirie off New Guinea in 1943.

 

Location

Address:Memorial Drive, Memorial Park, Port Pirie, 5540
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.17995
Long: 138.007031
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

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 26th January, 1985
Front Inscription

Navy Memorial 

This memorial was established to honor naval personnel from the Port Pirie area who lost their lives on active service in World War II.  1939 - 1945

In memory of

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Unveiled by Commander B. A. Adcock, RAN on Australia Day, January 26, 1985

Source: MA,TOH
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