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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|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||03-September-1939|
|Actual Event End Date:||15-August-1945|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Wednesday 21st October, 2009|
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