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Stone memorial with plaques inserted on the top and the front, commemorating Royal Australian Air Force (R.A.A.F.) service personnel who crashed and who died during the Second World War.

It commemorates the crash site of JM A9-322 Beaufort bomber seven nautical miles east of the monument, on the top plaque, and the crash of Avro Anson AW 902, which crashed into the sea on the 1st June 1942, killing three Aircrew from the No. 8 Service Flying Training School, based at Bundaberg.

A replica of the the Beaufort Bomber plaque has been placed at the crash site 7 nautical miles east. 


Address:Esplanade & Bauer Street, Near Clock, Bargara, 4670
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -24.814228
Long: 152.463977
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event STart Date:01-June-1942
Actual Event End Date:01-June-1942


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Friday 18th December, 1987
Source: SKP,QWMR
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
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