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5th Australian Division HQ (AIF) 1942-1945 Plaque

Description
Bronze plaque in commemoration of Australian and Allied troops who served in the Division, particularly in the Papua-New guinea campaigns between 1942 and 1945. The unit colour patch is displayed and the unit insignia, plus a dedication to those who made the supreme sacrifice.
Location
Shrine of Memories, ANZAC Square, Brisbane Qld 4000

Location of 5th Australian Division HQ (AIF) 1942-1945 Plaque

Inscription

[Rising Sun]

HQ FIFTH AUSTRALIAN DIVISION (AIF)

March 1942 - August 1945

In commemoration of Australian andAllied troops

who served in this Division and, in particular, those

of the Papua-New Guinea campaigns

December 1942 - July 1945

[Colour patch] [Unit insignia]

"And some there be who have no memorial...

But their glory shall not be blotted out."

Conflicts commemorated
Second World War, 1939-1945
Unit Memorials
Memorial type
Plaque
Commemorative services held
The Shrine is utilised for commemorative events.
Recorded by
Matt Smith, Qld War Memorial Register
Date recorded
30 July 2009

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