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02-April-2011
02-April-2011
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Plaque commemorates the personnel who served in the 459 Squadron during World War Two.

 

Location

Address:Fairbairn & Limestone Avenues, Australian War Memorial Sculpture Garden, 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

459
SQUADRON
RAAF
Hudsons, Venturas, Baltimores
Dedicated To Comrades Killed In The Second World War  
Formed 1942 - Disbanded 1945

459 Squadron Operated With Distinction With The RAF In The Eastern Mediterranean And Aegean Areas, And Supported The Italian Campaign

Lest We Forget

Dedicated By The 454 - 459 Squadrons Association

 

Source: MA
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