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24-October-2014
24-October-2014
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A Plaque erected in memory of all who served in the 2nd /12th Australian Field Regiment during World War Two.

Location

Address:Kennedy Highway, Rocky Creek Memorial Park, Rocky Creek, 4882
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -17.182329
Long: 145.454925
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
Link:http://www.rockycreek.com.au

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 11th August, 2002
Front Inscription
     In Memory of All Who Served in
2/12 Australian Field Regiment, AIF
       Royal Australian Artillery
         9th Australian Division
                1940 -1945 
2/12 Regiment served in action longer than any
other Australian Field Regiment in World War 11
Libya: the Siege of Tobruk, 1941
Egypt: the battles of El Alamein, 1942
New Guinea: Lae, Finschhafen, 1943-44
Borneo: Labuan, British North Borneo, 1945


 
Source: RCMP, MA
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