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13-September-2014
13-September-2014

Photographs supplied by Russell Byers / John Huth

A monument commemorates the 50th anniversary of the building and occupation of defences on Bribie Island by Australian Defence Forces after the entry of Japan into World War Two in December 1941.

Location

Address:Esplanade, Golden Beach, Military Jetty, Caloundra, 4551
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -26.833384
Long: 153.119295
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW2
Approx. Event Start Date:December-1941
Approx. Event End Date:December-1941
Link:http://www.qldwarmemorials.com.au/P…

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 8th December, 1991
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This Plaque Was Erected By Caloundra Sub-Branch Returned Services League Of Australia

To Commemorate The 50th Anniversary Of The Building And Occupation Of Defences By 2nd AIF Troops On Bribie Island In December 1941 After The Entry Of Japan Into The War

Unveiled by His Worship The Mayor Alderman Barry Gray 8th December 1991

 

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