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02-December-2014 (Michael Doncaster)
02-December-2014 (Michael Doncaster)

Photographs supplied by Michael Doncaster / Bryan Hardy

A sculpture and bench seat commemorate members of Z Force who served in World War Two.

Z Force was the unofficial and popular name for Z Special Unit. It was one of Australia`s independent forces that operated behind enemy lines in the South-West Pacific during World War Two. Although it consisted of mainly Australian and British personnel, it also contained operatives from the various allied forces including China and resistance fighters from the Japanese conquered South Asian region.


Address:The Esplanade & Fisher Street, Rockingham, 6168
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -32.276944
Long: 115.720278
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event STart Date:03-September-1939
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1945


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 14th October, 2009
Front Inscription

Services Reconnaissance Department

"Z - Force"

On Garden Island stands our sacred memorial

Source: MA,SKP
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