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24-October-2014
24-October-2014
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A Plaque commemorates those who served and died while serving with the 2nd / 9th Australian Infantry Battalion 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
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:Wednesday 25th April, 2001
Front Inscription
          2/9TH AUSTRALIAN
       INFANTRY BATTALION
           18TH BRIGADE

       13-11-1939 - 3-1-1946
UNITED KINGDOM   MILNE BAY
       GIARABUB   TOBRUK  SYRIA
        CAPE ENDAIADERE
BUNA  SANANANDA  SHAGGY RIDGE
              BALIKPAPAN
IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO SERVED AND
       DIED FOR THEIR COUNTRY


 
Source: RCMP, MA
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