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A plaque commemorates those who served with the 19th Australian Field Ambulance during World War Two.
The 19th Field Ambulance was located in the Townsville area on 14 May 1942. The 19th Field Ambulance moved from Roseneath to Calcium, west of Townsville on 16 May 1942.
"A" Company of the 19th Field Ambulance moved from Calcium to Townsville by Motor Transport on 17 June 1942 to catch a train to to the Casualty Dressing Station at Little Mulgrave, south of Cairns. They were to carry out anti-malaria measures in conjunction with the 5th Australian Field Hygiene Section.
|Address:||Ann Street, ANZAC Square, Shrine of Remembrance Crypt, Brisbane, 4000|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -27.452539|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||03-September-1939|
|Actual Event End Date:||15-August-1945|
19th AUSTRALIAN FIELD AMBULANCE
WWII 1939 - 1945
IN HONOUR OF
THE MEN OF THIS UNIT WHO SERVED
AUSTRALIA IN TIME OF CONFLICT
LEST WE FORGET