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The plaque commemorates the personnel who served in the 75 Squadron, Royal Australian Air Force (R. A. A. F.) during World War Two.

The plaque location is indicated by a red poppy in the second image. 

No. 75 Squadron was formed in 1942 and saw extensive action in the South West Pacific theatre of World War Two, operating P-40 Kittyhawks.

Note: This plaque was dedicated on 1 November 2003 at a ceremony held at the Australian War Memorial. Note that the dedication ceremony for this plaque was rescheduled, and as such differs from the date as inscribed on the plaque.



Address:Fairbairn & Limestone Avenues, Captain Reg Saunders Courtyard, Australian War Memorial, Campbell, 2612
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -35.280498
Long: 149.148404
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Approx. Event Start Date:1942
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1945


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 1st November, 2003
Front Inscription

75 Squadron RAAF

In memory of those who served and died

Port Moresby   Milne Bay         South West Pacific 
March 1942     August 1942     1942 - 1945

Lest We Forget

Dedicated 14 April 2000


Source: MA
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