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17-March-2015
17-March-2015
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Plaque commemorates the contribution made by the School of Army Co-Operation from 1941 to 1946 in training aircrew and army officers.

Location

Address:Federal Highway, R.A.A.F. Memorial Grove, Majura, 2609
State:ACT
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -35.211571
Long: 149.190164
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW2
Actual Event STart Date:24-December-1941
Actual Event End Date:20-February-1946

Dedication

Front Inscription

         SCHOOL OF ARMY CO-OPERATION
      RAAF     24.12.1941        20.02.1946     AIF

THIS PLAQUE COMMEMORATES THE CONTRIBUTION MADE BY THE SCHOOL OF ARMY CO-OPERATION, RAAF "FAIRBAIRN", CANBERRA, IN TRAINING AIRCREW AND ARMY OFFICERS IN SPECIALISED TECHNIQUES REQUIRED FOR TACTICAL RECONNAISSANCE AND FOR OTHER CLOSE AIR SUPPORT OF THE ARMY GROUND FORCES ENGAGED IN JUNGLE WARFARE IN THE SOUTH WEST PACIFIC THEATRE DURING WORLD WAR II.

PLACED BY: 4/5 ARMY CO-OPERATION SQUADRONS
             BRANCH OF RAAF ASSOCIATION

Source: SKP, MA
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