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The plaque commemorates those who served with 24th Australian Infantry Battalion during World War One.

The Battalion was raised in 1915 for service during World War One as part of the 1st Australian Imperial Force.  It was attached to the 6th Brigade, 2nd Division and served during the Gallipoli campaign and in the trenches of the Western Front in France and Belgium.

Following the end of the war the battalion was disbanded in 1919.


Address:Fairbairn & Limestone Avenues, Australian War Memorial Sculpture Garden, Campbell, 2612
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -35.28085
Long: 149.146812
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Approx. Event Start Date:1915
Approx. Event End Date:1919


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24th Australian Infantry Battalion 
2nd Division AIF
1915 - 1919 

Somme 1916 - 1918  Broodseinde        Mont St Quentin   
Pozieres                     Poelcappelle       Hindendurg Line  
Bapaume                    Passchendaele   Beaurevior           
Bullecourt Hamel 

France and Ypres 1917  Amiens           Flanders 1916 - 18
Menin Road                    Albert 1918      Gallipoli 1915     
Polygon Wood                Egypt 1915 - 1916

In memory of those who died on active service and those who served in the Battalion

Lest We Forget

Dedicated by the 2 / 24th Australian Infantry Battalion Association (Inc)


Source: DVA, MA
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