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24-October-2014
24-October-2014
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A Plaque commemorates those who served with the 12th Army Troops Company Royal Australian Engineers in World War Two.

The RAE provides combat engineering, construction and other technical support to the Australian Defence Force. One of the main roles of the Corps is to provide mobility and counter mobility capabilities to the Australian Army and its allies. The Corps also performs the majority of the Australian Army's demolition tasks and is trained to fight as infantry if needed.

Location

Address:Kennedy Highway, Rocky Creek, 4882
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -17.1825
Long: 145.455278
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
Link:http://www.rockycreek.com.au

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 13th August, 2000
Front Inscription
    12th ARMY TROOPS COY. R.A.E.

        LAE                                    RABUAL
PAPUA NEW GUINEA       JACQUINOT BAY
                      NEW BRITAIN

 
Source: RCMP, MA
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