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

Plaque dedicated to all who served with the 2nd / 32nd Australian Infantry Battalion during World War Two and in memory of Private John (Jack) Madden.

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
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:Tuesday 25th April, 2000
Front Inscription
2/32nd INFANTRY BATTALION
24th BRIGADE  9th AUSTRALIAN DIVISION
PLACES WHERE 2/32 SERVED DURING WW11
AND THEIR BATTLE HONOURS
BRITAIN 1940                               SOUTH WEST PACIFIC
NORTH AFRICA 1941 -1942                1943 -1945
DEFENCE OF TOBRUK                      NEW GUINEA
DEFENCE OF EL ALAMEIN LINE  DEFENCE OF SCARLET
                                                                  BEACH
- TELL eL MAKH KHAD                  DEFENCE OF PABU
SANYET EL MITEIRYA                   LAE NADZAB FINSCHHAFEN
- EL ALAMEIN                                  BORNEO
                                                              BEAUFORT
                                                              WAITAVOLO

DEDICATED TO ALL WHO SERVED AND
            GAVE THEIR ALL
               IN MEMORY
QX3523 PTE. JOHN (JACK) MADDEN
       LEST WE FORGET


 
Source: RCMP, MA
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