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04-April-2011
04-April-2011
Photographs supplied by Glen Yeomans / Russell Byers

A plaque commemorates the 2nd / 24th Australian Infantry Battalion that served in World War Two.

 

Location

Address:Fairbairn & Limestone Avenues, Australian War Memorial, Campbell, 2612
State:ACT
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -35.279626
Long: 149.147118
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

Dedication

Front Inscription

2/24th Australian Infantry Battalion
9th Division AIF
1940 - 1946
NORTH AFRICA 1941 - 42
Defence of Tobruk, The Salient 1941, Defence of El Alamein Line ,
Tel El Eisa, El Alamein
SOUTH-WEST PACIFIC 1943 - 45
Lae-Nadzab, Busu River, Finschhafen, Sattelberg, Wareo,
Liberation of Australian New Guinea, Wareo - Lakona, Borneo, Tarakan
Dedicated To Those Who Served In The Battalion And
In Memory Of Those Who Died
Lest We Forget

 

Source: MA
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