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A memorial commemorates the officers and men who lost their lives while serving with the New Guinea Volunteer Rifles during World War Two.
|Address:||Kennedy Highway, Rocky Creek Memorial Park, Rocky Creek, 4882|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -17.1825|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 12th August, 2001|
NEW GUINEA VOLUNTEER RIFLES
1939 - 1945 WAR
Rabaul Madang Bulolo
Mubo Wau Lae
Salmaua Los Negros
THIS IS A MEMORIAL TO HONOUR THE OFFICERS AND MEN OF THE NGVR WHO FOUGHT WITH HONOUR AND DISTINCTION AND WHO PAID THE SUPREME SACRIFICE HAVING FOUGHT AGAINST ALL ODDS.
ROLL OF HONOUR
THEY SERVED WITH HONOUR AND PRIDE
LEST WE FORGET
New Guinea and Papua New Guinea
Volunteer Rifles Ex Members Association
(Through Trials to Triumph)
PLACED BY THE FAR NORTH QUEENSLAND MEMBERS OF THE NEW GUINEA AND PAPUA NEW GUINEA VOLUNTEER EX-MEMBERS ASSOCIATION INC. WITH GRATITUDE TO THE PORT MORESBY SUB BRANCH OF THE RETURNED AND SERVICES LEAGUE OF AUSTRALIA.