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24-October-2014
24-October-2014
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A Plaque commemorates those who served with the 54th Australian Field Park Company, Royal Australian Engineers 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
Approx. Event Start Date:1940
Approx. Event End Date:1945
Link:http://www.rockycreek.com.au

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 14th August, 2005
Front Inscription
        54th AUSTRALIAN
FIELD PARK COY. RAE A.I.F.

HONOURING THE MEMORY OF MEMBERS OF
54th AUSTRALIAN FIELD PARK COY. RAE AIF
(FORMED IN GEELONG SEPTEMBER 1940)

       SUPPORTED UNITS FROM
DARWIN TO PINE CREEK N.T. AND WONGABEL, KAIRI,
TOLGA, MAPEE, AND GORDONVALE WITH FIELD
STORES, BRIDGING AND WORKSHOPS FROM
       JUNE 1942 TO JULY 1945

ADVANCE PARTY TO TOROKINA, BOUGAINVILLE, AUGUST 1945 UNDER THE COMMAND OF MAJOR MAURICE MORAN

             LEST WE FORGET





 
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