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A marble plaque commemorates the servicemen from the Australian Imperial Force (A.I.F.) who died during the Malayan Campaign.
The Malayan Campaign was a campaign fought by Allied and Japanese forces in Malaya, from 8 December 1941 – 31 January 1942 during the Second World War. The campaign was dominated by land battles between British Commonwealth army units, and the Imperial Japanese Army.
|Address:||George & Bathurst Streets, St Andrews Cathedral, Sydney, 2000|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -33.874006|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||08-December-1941|
|Actual Event End Date:||31-January-1942|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 24th May, 1942|
ST ANDREW`S CHAPEL
To the Glory of God
In memory of the members of the A.I.F
Who Gave Their Lives In The Malayan Campaign
24th May 1942
Empire Day Whitsunday
(small plaque underneath)
This Stone Was Brought From The Changi Prisoner Of War Camp Malaya By The Reverend M.K.Jones Senior Chaplain To The Eighth
Australian Division Sometime Precenter Of This Parish And Was Unveiled ANZAC Day 1949.