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454 Squadron : 2-April-2011
454 Squadron : 2-April-2011
Photographs supplied by Glen Yeomans / Russell Byers

A plaque commemorates the personnel who served in the 454 Squadron Royal Australian Air Force (R.A.A.F.) during World War Two and honours those who lost their lives.


Address:Fairbairn & Limestone Avenues, Australian War Memorial Sculpture Garden, Campbell, 2612
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -35.279626
Long: 149.147118
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event STart Date:03-September-1939
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1945


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454 Squadron RAAF

Baltimore Bomber Squadron  
RAF Desert Air Force - Middle East and Italy

To honour comrades killed  September 1942 - August 1945

454 Squadron conducted day searches in the eastern Mediterranean in 1942 - 44 ; formation strikes in the Aegean Sea and against the Gothic Line, Italy, in 1944-45 ; and night attacks in northern Italy in 1945

Lest We Forget

Dedicated by the 454 - 459 Squadrons Association


Source: MA
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