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24-May-2015
24-May-2015

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A plaque commemorates those who served in the 2nd / 1st Australian Infantry Battalion during World War Two.

Location

Address:George & Bathurst Streets, St Andrews Cathedral, Sydney, 2000
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.874017
Long: 151.20657
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW2
Actual Event STart Date:03-September-1939
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1945
Link:http://www.warmemorialsregister.nsw…

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 23rd November, 1997
Front Inscription

To the Glory of God and in honour 
of those men who served in 

2/1st Australian Infantry Battalion 
(City of Sydney Regiment) 
           6th Division 
in World War II 1939-45 
and particularly to those 
who paid the supreme sacrifice.

       Middle East
Bardia              Tobruk
Greece             Crete
Kokoda Track   Aitape-Wewak

 

           Unveiled By 
Major General PA Cullen AC, CBE, DSO, ED. FCA.
  A
nd Dedicated By
T
he Very Reverend Boak Jobbins         
23rd November 1997.

Source: MA,NRWM
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