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

Plaque dedicated to the men who served with the 25th Battalion A.M.F. 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
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:Sunday 13th August, 2006
Front Inscription
        25TH BATTALION
AUSTRALIAN MILITARY FORCES
(THE DARLING DOWNS REGIMENT)
7TH BRIGADE - 3RD DIVISION
"NEVER A BACKWARD STEP"
        BATTLE HONOURS
MILNE BAY          PURIATA RIVER
PEARL RIDGE     MOSIGETTA
MAWARAKA          DARARA
SLATERS KNOLL 
SOUTH WEST PACIFIC 1942-45
LIBERATION OF AUSTRALIAN NEW GUINEA
               DEDICATED
TO THE MEN OF THE 25TH BATTALION
         WHO GAVE THEIR ALL
Source: RCMP, MA
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