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02-September-2014
02-September-2014

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A plaque records the reconstruction of the battery position which was undertaken to commemorate the centenary of the Australian Army in Townsville. 

Location

Address:Jezzine Way, North Ward, 4810
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -19.239053
Long: 146.804711
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Culture
Sub-Theme:Community

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Thursday 12th June, 1980
Front Inscription

Reconstruction Of This Battery Position
Was Undertaken By The Soldiers Of Townsville
To Commemorate The Centenary Of The 
         Army In This City 
        It Was Opened By 
Lieutenant General Sir Donald Dunstan KBE CE  
Chief Of The General Staff 
                And
His Worship The Mayor Of The City Of Townsville  
   Alderman Perc Tucker
        12 June 1980

Source: MA
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