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2nd / 4th Field Regiment : 04-April-2011
2nd / 4th Field Regiment : 04-April-2011
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Plaque commemorates those who served with the 2nd / 4th Field Regiment during World War Two.


Address:Fairbairn & Limestone Avenues, Australian War Memorial Sculpture Garden, Campbell, 2612
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -35.279626
Long: 149.147118
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event STart Date:03-September-1939
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1945


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 21st October, 2009
Front Inscription

1940 - 1945
2/4th Australian Field Regiment
7th Division, AIF

Palestine Egypt Syria Lebanon New Guinea Borneo

The 2/4th Field Regiment was formed in 1940 and served with distinction in the Middle East and South-West Pacific.  It is the only Australian artillery unit to have parachuted guns into action.  This was at Nadzab, New Guinea, in September 1943.

Dedicated to all who served.  Lest We Forget.

21 October 2009

Source: MA
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