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Malayan Campaign Plaque : 04-October-2012
Malayan Campaign Plaque : 04-October-2012

Photographs supplied by Kent Watson / Peter F Williams / Chris McLaughlin

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.

Location

Address:George & Bathurst Streets, St Andrews Cathedral, Sydney, 2000
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.874006
Long: 151.206581
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW2
Actual Event STart Date:08-December-1941
Actual Event End Date:31-January-1942
Link:http://www.warmemorialsregister.nsw…

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 24th May, 1942
Front Inscription

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

Erected By
R.A.E.

Dedicated 
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.

Source: MA
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