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07-December-2019
07-December-2019
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The plaque commemorates those who served in the 2nd / 14th Australian Field Regiment during World War Two.

 

Location

Address:Pitt Street, Sydney Tramway Museum, Loftus , 2232
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.046005
Long: 151.051949
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW2
Actual Event Start Date:03-September-1939
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1945

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 11th November, 2006
Front Inscription

2 / 14th Australian Field Regiment

23rd Brigade  8th Division

The Regiment was camped in this area during 1943.

Following 18 months service in Darwin the Regiment was relocated to this Loftus area in January 1943 to be equipped with and for training on the new 25 pounder field guns, before moving to P.N.G. in November 1943.

This plaque commemorates the memory of those men who made the supreme sacrifice and of the 1270 men who passed through its ranks and was dedicated on 11th November 2006.

Lest We Forget

Source: MA
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