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The plaque commemorates the personnel who served in 460 Squadron, Royal Australian Air Force during World War Two.

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

No. 460 Squadron was first formed as a heavy bomber squadron during World War Two on 15 November 1941 and disbanded on 10 October 1945 after seeing extensive combat over Europe. The Squadron was a multinational unit, but most personnel were Australian. 



Address:Fairbairn & Limestone Avenues, Captain Reg Saunders Courtyard, Australian War Memorial, Campbell, 2612
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -35.280646
Long: 149.148222
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event Start Date:15-November-1941
Actual Event End Date:10-October-1945


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 1st April, 2000
Front Inscription

460 Squadron (RAAF)
Bomber Command

A grateful tribute to all those who served on this Australian Squadron during the Second World War, 1939 - 45

Operations flown 6,264  
Killed in action 1,019  
Decorations awarded 363

Lest We Forget


Source: MA
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