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Colonel Dobson Plaque : 17-July-2014
Colonel Dobson Plaque : 17-July-2014
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A plaque commemorates Colonel Dobson who was President of the Newcastle Sub-Branch of the Royal Australian Artillery Association (NSW) from 1953 to 1968.

Colonel Dobson was the Fortress Commander of Fort Scratchley when it was shelled by a Japanese submarine on the 8th June 1942.

Location

Address:Nobby Road, Fort Scratchley Historic Site, Newcastle East, 2300
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -32.926123
Long: 151.791139
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Military

Dedication

Front Inscription
          IN MEMORIAM
COLONEL P.W.DOBSON M.C
           PRESIDENT
NEWCASTLE SUB-BRANCH ROYAL AUSTRALIAN ARTILLERY ASSOCIATION (N.S.W.)
1953 - 1968
OBIIT 25TH OCTOBER 1968
          UBIQUE
Source: MA
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