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A plaque commemorates the personnel who served in the 79 Squadron Royal Australian Air Force during World War Two.
|Address:||Fairbairn & Limestone Avenues, Australian War Memorial Sculpture Garden, Campbell, 2612|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -35.280169|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||03-September-1939|
|Actual Event End Date:||15-August-1945|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Friday 14th April, 2000|
No 79 Squadron formed at Laverton flying Spitfires.
Operated first from Goodenough Island, and then in the Trobriand, Admiralty and Halmahera Islands.
Dedicated to those who served and those who died
Lest We Forget
Dedicated 14 April 2000