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H.M.A.S. Hobart 1938 - 1962 Plaque

Description
Bronze plaque dedicated to the service of H.M.A.S. Hobart between 1938 and 1962. The plaque displays the crest of the vessel and a silouette of the 'Cruiser'. The Hobart was damaged extensively after being torpedoed by a Japanese Submarine in 1943 and after repairs, was present at the surrender of Japan in September 1945. The Battle Honours are displayed.
Location
Shrine of Memories, ANZAC Square, Brisbane Qld 4000

Location of H.M.A.S. Hobart 1938 - 1962 Plaque

Inscription
Refer to images.
Conflicts commemorated
Second World War, 1939-1945
Unit Memorials
Memorial type
Plaque
Commemorative services held
The Shrine is utilised for commemorative events.
Additional information

History of the H.M.A.S. Hobart on the Royal Australian Navy website.

Recorded by
QLD Warmemorial Register
Date recorded
14 April 2009

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