50th Anniversary Commemorative PlaquePrint Page
Plaque commemorates the 50th anniversary and honours those who served in the Jurien Bay area during World War Two.
During World War Two, a radar installation was set up in the early 1940s by the Royal Australian Air Force [RAAF] to detect the presence of any Japanese invaders along this very vulnerable strip of coastline.
|Address:||96 Bashford Street, Jurien Bay Community Centre, Jurien Bay, 6516|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -30.310278|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||03-September-1939|
|Actual Event End Date:||15-August-1945|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Saturday 12th September, 1992|
1942 -1992. 50th Anniversary. Commemorative Plaque.
To honour members of the armed forces who served in the Jurien Bay area during World War II.
Erected by the Jurien Community 12th September 1992.