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A plaque commemorates the personnel who served in the Royal Australian Air Force Flying Boats squadrons 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|
RAAF FLYING BOATS
This plaque commemorates those members of the Royal Australian Air Force who served during the Second World War in 11, 20, 41, 42, 43 Flying Boat Squadrons and 111, 112, 113, 114, 115 Air-Sea Rescue flights as well as those who served in Seaplane training flights, operational training units, flying boat repair depots, repair and maintenance units, and operational base units. RAAF flying boats flew on patrol, escort, rescue, bombing, mine laying and combined operations in the Pacific and Indian Oceans and far into the South China Sea in the war against Japan.
LEST WE FORGET
Dedicated by the members of the Catalina Flying Boats Clubs and Association of Australia