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Red Beret International Memorial Plaque was dedicated on the 50th Jubilee of the formation of the Army Air Corps (Paratroops) in the Commonwealth countries and is in remembrance of all who gave their lives serving their countries.
|Address:||42 Oxlade Drive, South Eastern District RSL, New Farm, 4005|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -27.472728|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Friday 22nd June, 1990|
Red Beret International
Dedicated On 22nd June 1990, The 50th
Jubilee Of The Formation Of The Army
Air Corps (Paratroops) Within The
Commonwealth Countries On 22nd June 1940 And
In Remembrance Of All Who Gave Their Lives
Serving Their Countries.
We are noted for being at once adventurous in action & most reflective before hand. Other men are bold in ignorance while reflection will stop their onset, but the bravest are surely those who have the clearest vision of what is before them, glory and danger alike, and yet not withstanding go out to meet it. " Thucydides"
Unveiled By Mr. S. Sutton
Army Air Corps, Sgt. W.W.2.
1st Div. British Paratroops.
Dedicated By Rev Canon H. E. Palmer
1st Australian Paratroops.