H.M.A.S. Sydney 1935-1941 Plaque

Location of H.M.A.S. Sydney 1935-1941 Plaque

Shrine of Memories, ANZAC Square
Brisbane QLD 4000

Bronze plaque dedicated to the memory of the "Cruiser" HMAS Sydney, which was lost with all crew on 19 November 1941, off the Western Australian coast. The plaque displays the silouette of the vessel and the crest, and outlines the service history prior to the sinking.


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Conflicts commemorated
  • Second World War, 1939–1945
  • Unit memorials
Memorial type
Commemorative services held
The Shrine is utilised for commemorative events.
Additional information

History of the H.M.A.S. Sydney on the Royal Australian Navy website.

Recorded by
Matt Smith, Qld War Memorial Register
Date recorded
30 July 2009

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