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5th Aust Division HQ Plaque
5th Aust Division HQ Plaque
Photographs supplied by Diane Watson

The plaque commemorates the Australian and Allied troops who served in the 5th Division, particularly in the Papua-New Guinea campaigns between 1942 and 1945 during World War Two.


Address:Ann Street, ANZAC Square, Shrine of Remembrance Crypt, Brisbane, 4000
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.466428
Long: 153.0265
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Approx. Event Start Date:March-1942
Approx. Event End Date:August-1945


Front Inscription

HQ Fifth Australian Division (AIF)
March 1942 - August 1945

In commemoration of Australian and Allied troops who served in this Division and, in particular, those of the Papua-New Guinea campaigns  

December 1942 - July 1945

"And some there be who have no memorial
But their glory shall not be blotted out."

Source: QWMR, MA
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
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