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New Guinea Volunteer Rifles Montevideo Maru Plaque

Description
Bronze plaque dedicated to the memory of members of the New Guinea Volunteer Rifles who perished aboard the Japanese Transport 'Montevideo Maru' en-route to Hainan Island, as Prisoners of War during World War II.
Location
Shrine of Memories, ANZAC Square, Brisbane Qld 4000

Location of New Guinea Volunteer Rifles Montevideo Maru Plaque

Inscription
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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
14 April 2009

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