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02-April-2016
02-April-2016
Photographs supplied by Glen Yeomans

The plaque commemorates the 2nd / 1st Machine Gun Battalion which served in World War Two.

Location

Address:Fairbairn & Limestone Avenues, Australian War Memorial Sculpture Garden, Campbell, 2612
State:ACT
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -35.281167
Long: 149.148469
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW2

Dedication

Front Inscription

2 / 1st Australian Machine Gun Battalion
1939 - 1946

Greece 1941              Borneo  
Mount Olympus         Balikpapan  
Servia Pass               Milford Highway  
Middle East 1941      South-West Pacific
 Crete                         1945  

The Battalion also served in Great Britain 1940 Papua and New Guinea 1942-1943

They Served Well  

We will remember them

Source: MA
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