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01-March-2015
01-March-2015

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A plaque commemorates Second-Lieutenant Sol S . Scherr, a pilot with the United States Army Air Force who lost his life in Chermside in 1943 during World War Two.

 

Location

Address:Kittyhawk Drive, Chermside Historical Precinct, Chermside, 4032
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.382376
Long: 153.035578
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Foreigners
Actual Event STart Date:13-November-1943
Actual Event End Date:13-November-1943

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:November-2009
Front Inscription

Dedicated to the memory of Sol S . Scherr
(25.10.1921 - 13.11.1943)

Test pilot, 2nd lieutenarnt, 317th D. R. Squadron, 5th Air Force, United States Army Air Force, who paid the supreme sacrifice in this vicinty in the defence of Australia

Lest We Forget

November, 2009

A project of the Kedron-Wavell Sub Branch RSL and Chermside & Districts Historical Society Inc.

Source: MA
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