South Townsville Z Force Stone

Location of South Townsville Z Force Stone

Maritime Museum, Palmer Street
South Townsville QLD 4810

This is a memorial stone with metal plaque located in the Maritime Museum gardens.

Inscription

Metal plaque reads: TO COMMEMORATE THE SUCCESSFUL RAID
ON SHIPPING IN TOWNSVILLE HARBOUR AND THE OPEN ROADSTEAD AND AS A TRIBUTE TO THE COURAGE AND AUDACITY OF THOSE MEMBERS OF Z SPECIAL UNIT 22ND JUNE 1943.

(10 names listed below)

Lower smaller plaque: DEDICATED BY REVD NORTON CHALLENOR
2ND MAY 1992

Conflicts commemorated
  • Second World War, 1939–1945
  • Unit memorials
Memorial type
Stone/cairn/plinth
Additional information

This plaque was presented to the Maritime Museum, Townsville by local Salvador Raoul Guides - dedicated 22 April 1992.

Recorded by
Shirley and Trevor McIvor
Date recorded
24 March 2009

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