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Plaque commemorates the personnel who served in the 8th Division Ammunition Sub Park 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:||08-December-1941|
|Actual Event End Date:||16-February-1942|
AMMUNITION SUB PARK
This plaque commemorates the memory of those who gave their lives for the country when the unit fought the Malayan campaign from 8th December 1941 to 16th February 1942.
The Malayan forces capitulated on 16th February 1942 and the members of the unit became prisoners of war. During captivity, the unit served in Singapore, Malaya, Borneo, Burma, Thailand and Japan.
They were equal to the task until released in 1945.
When you go home tell them of us and say
WE GAVE OUR TOMORROW - FOR YOUR TODAY