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19-July-2017
19-July-2017
Photographs supplied by Chris McLaughlin

A plaque commemorates those who served with the 8th Australian Infantry Battalion during World War Two.

Location

Address:The Esplanade, Darwin Cenotaph, Bicentennial Park, Darwin, 0800
State:NT
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -12.466667
Long: 130.84
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW2
Actual Event STart Date:03-September-1939
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1945

Dedication

Front Inscription

8th Australian Infantry Battalion (A.I.F.)
(23rd Brigade)

This plaque is dedicated and erected to the memory of all Battalion personnel who faithfully served and carried out their duties during the many attacks on Darwin from the 19th February 1942 to September 1943 and honours those who made the supreme sacrifice

This plaque donated by Ex-members of the 8th Aust. Inf. Bn. (A.I.F.)

Lest we forget
 
 

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