Townsville Long Tan Cross

Location of Townsville Long Tan Cross

Lavarack Army Barracks Chapel
Townsville QLD 4810

The memorial is a concrete cross and a replica of the cross at the Long Tan battlefield in Vietnam. Surrounding the memorial is a steel post and chain fence. A flagpole is positioned on the left hand side.

Inscription

In memory of those members of D Coy
6 RAR and 3 Troop 1 APC Sqn who gave
their lives during the Battle of Long Tan on
the 18 August 1966.

Erected by 1 RAR Assault Pioneers on behalf
of 6 RAR Association NQ Coy Townsville
on the 18th August 1997.

Conflicts commemorated
  • Vietnam War, 1962–1972
  • Unit memorials
Memorial type
Cenotaph/shrine
Recorded by
Qld War Memorial Register
Date recorded
24 March 2009

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