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A plaque commemorates the service of the battalion in Darwin and those who died as prisoners of war or were killed in action on Ambon and Hainan during World War Two.
|Address:||The Esplanade, Bicentennial Park-adjacent to Cenotaph, Darwin, 0800|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -12.466688|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||03-September-1939|
|Actual Event End Date:||15-August-1945|
2/21 AUSTRALIAN INFANTRY BATTALION A.I.F.
THIS RECORDS SERVICE IN DARWIN 1941 AND IN GULL FORCE
ON AMBON DECEMBER 1941 TO JANUARY 1942, AND
COMMEMORATES THOSE KILLED IN ACTION ON AMBON 1942
AND THOSE WHO DIED AS PRISONERS OF WAR ON AMBON
AND HAINAN 1942 to 1945.