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24-October-2014
24-October-2014
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A Plaque commemorates the 9th Australian Infantry Battalion which served in World War Two and is dedicated to those who paid the supreme sacrifice and those who have since departed.

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
Link:http://www.rockycreek.com.au

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 12th August, 2001
Front Inscription
9th AUSTRALIAN INFANTRY BATTALION
                1939 - 1945

             NEW GUINEA
                 MILNE BAY

            BOUGAINVILLE
MOSIGETTA    ARTILLERY RIDGE
           HONGORI RIVER


DEDICATED TO THE SOLDIERS WHO PAID THE SUPREME SACRIFICE DURING WAR
AND THOSE MEMBERS WHO HAVE SINCE DEPARTED
            LEST WE FORGET
THEIR SERVICE      OUR HERITAGE

 
Source: RCMP, MA
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