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Plaque commemorates the 50th Anniversary of the Royal Australian Air Force.
The Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) is the air force branch of the Australian Defence Force. The RAAF was formed in March 1921. It continues the traditions of the Australian Flying Corps (AFC), which was formed on 22 October 1912.
|Address:||520 Sandy Bay Road, St Stephen`s Anglican Church, Sandy Bay, 7005|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -42.908636|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Approx. Event Start Date:||1921|
|Approx. Event End Date:||1971|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 4th April, 1971|
To commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Royal Australian Air Force
This plaque was unveiled by the Governor of Tasmania, His Excellency Lieutenant General Sir Edric Bastyan KCMG, KCVO, KBE, CB., on 4th April, 1971
A gift of the Air force Association (Tasmania Division)