Royal Australian Air Force MemorialPrint Page
A tree commemorates the personnel who served with the Royal Australian Air Force during World War Two.
|Address:||Birdwood Avenue, Shrine Reserve, Melbourne, 3000|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.830139|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||03-September-1939|
|Actual Event End Date:||15-August-1945|
Plaque 1 :
Commemorating members of the Royal Australian Air Force who served during the Second World War in :
Catalina Flying Boat Squadrons 11, 20, 42 & 43
Air Sea Rescue Flights 111, 112, 113, 114 & 115
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, bombin, mine laying and combined operations in the Pacific Ocean, Indian Ocean and South China Sea
Lest We Forget
Plaque 2 :
THIS SPOTTED GUM IS DEDICATED TO RAAF CATALINA SQUADRONS AND ASSOCIATED FLYING BOAT UNITS AND THE MEMORY OF THE MEN AND WOMEN WHO SERVED THEREIN. 1939 – 1945.
LEST WE FORGET