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The metal silhouette, plaque and mural commemorate the 100th anniversary since the formation of the Royal Australian Air Force. 

The Australian Air Force was formed on 31 March 1921. King George V approved the prefix "Royal" in June 1921 and it became effective on 31 August 1921. The RAAF then became the second Royal air arm to be formed in the British Commonwealth, following the British Royal Air Force.


Address:18 Parkway Avenue, Ripley Valley State Secondary College, South Ripley, 4306
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.695231
Long: 152.810203
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Government
Actual Event Start Date:31-August-1921
Actual Event End Date:31-August-2021


Approx. Monument Dedication Date:September-2021
Source: MA
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
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