R.A.A.F. Wagga Apprentices, Junior Equipment & Administrative Trainees Print Page
A monument commemorates the Royal Australian Air Force (R.A.A.F.) Wagga Apprentices and Junior Equipment and Administrative Trainees who died in service or subsequently. The memorial was erected on the 40th anniversary of the foundation of the Apprenticeship Scheme.
|Address:||Sturt Highway & Newton Road, RAAF Heritage Centre , Forest Hill, 2551|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -35.149472|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Approx. Event Start Date:||1948|
|Approx. Event End Date:||1988|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Monday 25th January, 1988|
THIS MEMORIAL IS DEDICATED TO RAAF WAGGA APPRENTICES AND JUNIOR EQUIPMENT AND ADMINISTRATIVE TRAINEES WHO DIED DURING SERVICE OR SUBSEQUENTLY
"AND OFT TIME COMETH OUR WISE LORD GOD, MASTER OF EVERY TRADE , ...AND THEY RISE TO THEIR FEET AS HE PASSES BY, GENTLEMEN UNAFRAID." RUDYARD KIPLING
ERECTED BY THE 40 IN 88 REUNION COMMITTEE ON THE 40TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FOUNDATION OF THE APPRENTICESHIP SCHEME IN THE BICENTENARY YEAR
25TH JANUARY 1988 P.J.FLOOD