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A plaque commemorates the personnel who lost their lives on the United States of America warship, U.S.S. Canberra which was sunk in 1944 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:||19-October-1944|
|Actual Event End Date:||19-October-1944|
This Plaque Commemorates The Memory
Of Those Who Gave Their Lives For
Their Country When The
In Battle Against Japanese Aircraft Off
The Coast Of Formosa On October 19,
1944, Was Torpedoed While Operating As
A Unit Of The Third Fleet Under
ADMIRAL WILLIAM F.HALSEY, US NAVY.