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2 2 Machine Gun Battalion Plaque
2 2 Machine Gun Battalion Plaque

Photographs supplied by Diane Watson

Plaque erected in memory of those who served with the 2nd / 2nd Machine Gun Battalion during World War Two.

The memorial plaque was unveiled by the Lord Mayor of Brisbane, the Right Honourable J.B. Chandler on the 17th December 1950.
The Courier-Mail, 2nd December 1950.

Location

Address:Ann Street, ANZAC Square, Shrine of Remembrance Crypt, Brisbane, 4000
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.466397
Long: 153.026511
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW2
Actual Event STart Date:03-September-1939
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1945

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 17th December, 1950
Front Inscription

      (Rising Sun)

      1940 - 1945
 WESTERN DESERT
      
EL ALAMEIN
          
LAE
  
FINSCHAVEN
      
BORNEO
2/2       M.G.         BN.

WE SHALL NEVER FORGET

Source: MA,SKP,QWMR
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