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H.M.A.S. Lismore : 23-September-2011
H.M.A.S. Lismore : 23-September-2011

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

A tree commemorates the Australian naval vessel H.M.A.S. Lismore and all who served on her during World War Two. 

HMAS Lismore, named for the city of Lismore, New South Wales, was one of 60 Bathurst-class corvettes that were constructed during World War Two, and one of 20 manned and commissioned by the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) under Admiralty order. During her Australian service, Lismore covered 191,132 nautical miles (353,976 km), and spent the longest period away from Australia of any RAN vessel during World War II: 1,409 days.


Address:Birdwood Avenue , Shrine Reserve, Melbourne, 3000
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.830139
Long: 144.973276
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Tree
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event STart Date:24-January-1941
Actual Event End Date:03-June-1946


Front Inscription

This Tree Is Dedicated To This World War II
"Bathurst Class Corvette", Commissioned On
24th January 1941 And Those Who Served In Her On
Atlantic, Mediterranean, Indian And Pacific Stations
Until Decommissioned On 3rd June 1946

Source: MA
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
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