Australian Army Service Corps Plaque

Location of Australian Army Service Corps Plaque

Shrine of Memories, ANZAC Square
Brisbane QLD 4000

Bronze plaque dedicated to the members of the Australian Army Service Corps, who have served, suffered and died in peace and war. The plaque displays the AQustralian 'Rising Sun' insignia and both the King's and Queen's Crown versions of the AASC insignia. The Coprs Battle honours are displayed and cover the conflicts from the Maori Wars in New Zealand in the 1860s to the Vietnam War of the 1960s and '70s. The unit motto is included 'PAR ONERI' or 'EQUAL TO THE TASK'.

Inscription

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Conflicts commemorated
  • Sudan, 1885
  • South Africa War, 1899–1902
  • Boxer Rebellion, 1900–1901
  • 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
  • Unit memorials
Memorial type
Plaque
Recorded by
Matt Smith, QLD War Memorial Register
Date recorded
25 August 2009

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