6th Australian Division AIF 1939-45 Plaque

Location of 6th Australian Division AIF 1939-45 Plaque

Shrine of Memories, ANZAC Square
Brisbane QLD 4000

Bronze plaque dedicated to the 6th Division of the 2nd AIF, during World War II. Divisional insignia and'Rising Sun' insignia displayed, alongwith areas of conflict.

Inscription

[6th Division Insignia]

6TH AUSTRALIAN DIVISION A.I.F.

1939-45

ENGLAND, MIDDLE EAST, GREECE,

CRETE, FAR EAST, AUSTRALIA

PAPUA, NEW GUINEA

[Rising Sun]

LEST WE FORGET

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

The 6th Division, 2nd AIF was raised in 1939 and comprised 2/1 to 2/8, and 2/11 Battalions, and associated support units.

(Source: Australian War Memorial www.awm.gov.au)

Recorded by
Matt Smith, QLD War Memorial Register
Date recorded
14 April 2009

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