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Torres Force Plaque
Torres Force Plaque
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A plaque commemorates all military forces who served in Torres Strait and adjacent areas from 1940 to 1945 during World War Two.

Location

Address:Ann Street, ANZAC Square, Shrine of Remembrance Crypt, Brisbane, 4000
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.466428
Long: 153.0265
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW2
Approx. Event Start Date:1940
Approx. Event End Date:1945

Dedication

Front Inscription

TORRES FORCE

TO HONOUR  AUSTRALIAN SAILORS, SOLDIERS,  AIRMEN AND SERVICEWOMEN  AND  MEMBERS OF ALLIED FORCES AND CIVILIANS  WHO SERVED IN  TORRES STRAIT AND ADJACENT AREAS  DURING WORLD WAR II
1940-1945

Source: SKP,QWMR, MA
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