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Australia Remembers Plaque : 04-08-2013
Australia Remembers Plaque : 04-08-2013
Photographs supplied by John Huth

The plaque commemorates those who died in service or were killed in action during World War, Two and those who served on the site at the between 1941 and 1945.

A nearby plaque also details that General Sir Thomas Blamey used the building as his headquarters from the 1st August 1942 to 31st December 1944.


Address:University Drive , Forgan Smith Building, St Lucia, 4067
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.497144
Long: 153.013121
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Tuesday 15th August, 1995
Front Inscription

Australia Remembers 1945 - 1995

To commemorate those who fell in the service of their country and those who served on this site in the years 1941 -1945

Unveiled by Professor Brian Wilson, AO  Vice Chancellor, The University of Queensland and Lieutenant -Colonel Garry Chandler, RFD Commanding Officer, Queensland University Regiment on the Fifteenth day of August, 1995

Source: MA
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