Australian Army Medical Services Centenery Plaques

Location of Australian Army Medical Services Centenery Plaques

Shrine of Memories, ANZAC Square
Brisbane QLD 4000

Two similar plaques dedicating the Centenary of the existence of the (Royal) Australian Army Medical Corps and the (Royal) Australian Army Nursing Corps 1903 - 2003. The RAAMC Plaque was unveiled by Colonel G. Wells, Head of Corps and the RAANS Plaque was unveiled by Lieutenant Colonel B.C. Wright, CSM, RFD, Head of Corps, both on 5 July 2003. Each plaque displays the 'Rising Sun' insignia and the unit insignia of the two services.


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Conflicts commemorated
  • First World War, 1914–1918
  • Second World War, 1939–1945
  • Malayan Emergency, 1948–1960
  • Korean War, 1950–1953
  • Indonesian Confrontation, 1962–1966
  • Vietnam War, 1962–1972
  • Gulf War, 1990–1991
  • Somalia, 1992–1994
  • Peacekeeping, 1947–present
  • Unit memorials
Memorial type
Commemorative services held
The Shrine is utilised for commemorative events.
Recorded by
Matt Smith, QLD War Memorial Register
Date recorded
25 August 2009

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