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24-October-2014
24-October-2014
Photographs supplied by Diane Watson

A Plaque commemorates those who served with the 1st Australian Infantry Troops Ordnance Field Park during World War Two.

Location

Address:Kennedy Highway, Rocky Creek Memorial Park, 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
Approx. Event Start Date:January-1942
Approx. Event End Date:September-1945
Link:http://www.rockycreek.com.au

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 13th August, 2000
Front Inscription
                      1st AUSTRALIAN
INFANTRY TROOPS ORDNANCE FIELD PARK
VETERANS OF THE BATTLE OF AUSTRALIA - DARWIN N.T.

                                               JANUARY
                                               1942
                                               to
                                              SEPTEMBER 1945

         IN MEMORY OF A GROUP OF YOUNG
AUSTRALIANS BROUGHT TOGETHER IN RESPONSE TO 
          THEIR COUNTRY`S CALL-TO-ARMS

 
Source: RCMP, MA
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