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Plaque commemorates the personnel who served in Radar Operations for the 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:||Tuesday 30th March, 1999|
On 7 November 1941 the RAAF was given responsibility for all ground-based early warning radar operations.
This memorial is in commemoration of all the RAAF and WAAAF personnel who served in ground and airborne radar operations in the South-West Pacific area during the Second World War.
They operated in the utmost secrecy and their contribution to victory was invaluable.
Lest We Forget
Dedicated 30 March 1999