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17-April-2019
17-April-2019

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The monument commemorates the United States Army Air Corps 22nd Bombardment Group which served World War Two.

 

Location

Address:Corinda Road, Charters Towers Aerodrome, Charters Towers, 4820
State:QLD
Area:Foreign
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -20.047645
Long: 146.270531
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW2
Actual Event Start Date:09-March-1942
Actual Event End Date:28-November-1943

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Tuesday 11th December, 1990
Front Inscription

22nd Bombardment Group

5th Air Force United States Army Air Corps

2nd Bombarment Squadron
18th Reconnaissance Squadron
408th Bombarment Squadron
19th Bombarment Squadron
33rd Bombarment Squadron
Headquarters Squadron

1942 - 1945

Townsville,  Antill Plains,  Charters Towers, Iron Range, Reid River, Woodstock - Australia

Port Moresby, Dobodura, Nadzab - PNG

Hollandia - DNG

Midway, Biak, Owi, Wakde, Angaur, Leyte, Samar, Luzon, Okinawa Islands

"Lest We Forget" 

Source: MA
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