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Rookies` Return : 17-September-2012
Rookies` Return : 17-September-2012

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Commemorates the Army and Air Force recruits who were stationed at the Shepparton Showgrounds from 1940 to 1945 during World War Two 

Location

Address:High Street, Shepparton Showgrounds, Shepparton, 3630
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -36.382431
Long: 145.410989
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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 23rd October, 1993
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Rookies` Return

Commemorating the Army and Air Force recruits and staff who were stationed at the Shepparton Showgrounds during World War II from 1940 - 1945 

Unveiled by His Excellency, the Honourable Richard E. McGarvie, Governor of Victoria 23rd October 1993

Source: MA
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