Caloundra 2/27 Battalion AIF Memorial Plaque

Location of Caloundra 2/27 Battalion AIF Memorial Plaque

Memorial Park, Victoria Terrace, Wickham Point
Caloundra QLD 4551

Bronze plaque recessed into a white painted concrete plinth. The plaque recognises the service of the battalion during the Second World War andthe existance of the unit at Caloundra during the war between May and August 1942. Rest and Recreation and training camps were stablised in the area and utilised duriong route marches and training for amphibious operations.

Inscription

LEST WE FORGET

[RISING SUN BADGE]

2/27 BN AIF

DEFENDNING AUSTRALIA

CALOUNDRA MAY - AUGSUT 1942

Conflicts commemorated
  • Second World War, 1939–1945
  • Unit memorials
Memorial type
Plaque
Commemorative services held

The memorial is recognised during wider ANZAC Day commemorations, 25 April.

Recorded by
Lex Gilvear, Secretary, Caloundra RSL Sub-Branch
Date recorded
27 October 2009

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