5th Australian Division HQ (AIF) 1942-1945 Plaque

Location of 5th Australian Division HQ (AIF) 1942-1945 Plaque

Shrine of Memories, ANZAC Square
Brisbane QLD 4000

Bronze plaque in commemoration of Australian and Allied troops who served in the Division, particularly in the Papua-New guinea campaigns between 1942 and 1945. The unit colour patch is displayed and the unit insignia, plus a dedication to those who made the supreme sacrifice.


[Rising Sun]


March 1942 - August 1945

In commemoration of Australian andAllied troops

who served in this Division and, in particular, those

of the Papua-New Guinea campaigns

December 1942 - July 1945

[Colour patch] [Unit insignia]

"And some there be who have no memorial…

But their glory shall not be blotted out."

Conflicts commemorated
  • Second World War, 1939–1945
  • Unit memorials
Memorial type
Commemorative services held
The Shrine is utilised for commemorative events.
Recorded by
Matt Smith, Qld War Memorial Register
Date recorded
30 July 2009

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