2nd / 6th Australian Independent Company (2nd / 6th Commando Squadron) Print Page
A Plaque commemorates those members of the units who paid the supreme sacrifice during World War Two.
In 1943 all independent companies were reorganised into cavalry commando squadrons.
|Address:||Kennedy Highway, Rocky Creek Memorial Park, Rocky Creek, 4882|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -17.182329|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||03-September-1939|
|Actual Event End Date:||15-August-1945|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 17th August, 2003|
2/6 AUSTRALIAN INDEPENDENT COMPANY
2/6 AUSTRALIAN COMMANDO SQUADRON
"THE PURPLE DEVILS"
DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF
OUR MEMBERS WHO PAID THE
KOKODA, BUNA, KAIAPIT,
MARKHAM, RAMU, BORNEO
"LEST WE FORGET"
UNVEILED 17 AUGUST 2003