Royal Australian Navy Fairmile Ships Print Page
Plaque commemorates those who served in the Fairmile Ships of the Royal Australian Navy during World War Two.
|Address:||Fairbairn & Limestone Avenues, Australian War Memorial Sculpture Garden, Campbell, 2612|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -35.279626|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||03-September-1939|
|Actual Event End Date:||15-August-1945|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||July, 2008|
1939 - 1945
FAIRMILE SHIPS OF THE ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVY
In honour of all who served in Fairmiles,
Harbour Defence Motor Launches, and other
small vessels during the Second World War in
Australian waters and the South-West Pacific Area.
ML813 was the first of 35 Fairmiles built in Australia.
These ships were known by their numbers, not names.
Dedicated by Fairmile Association, August 2008