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14-November-2013
14-November-2013
Photographs supplied by Arthur Garland

Honour roll commemorates the Polish servicemen from the Carpathian Brigade who were killed whilst fighting alongside Australian troops in the siege of Tobruk in North Africa during World War Two.

Location

Address:Elizabeth Street & Augusta Road, Polish Club, New Town, 7008
State:TAS
Area:Foreign
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -42.867554
Long: 147.311422
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Honour Roll
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:Tuesday 2nd April, 1996
Front Inscription

The Polish Carpathian Brigade in the Second World War 

Honour Roll of 133 Polish soldiers killed in action at Tobruk 1941/42 and buried there in the British Military Cemetery

Polegli Na Polu Chivaly Czesc Joh Pamieci - Lest We Forget

[ Names ]

Note : the “Tasmanian War Memorials Data Base” , compiled by Fred Thornett which is located at the State Library of Tasmania, contains a comprehensive listing of the names on this monument

 

Source: MA,SKP,TWM
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