New Guinea Volunteer Rifles Montevideo Maru Plaque

Location of New Guinea Volunteer Rifles Montevideo Maru Plaque

Shrine of Memories, ANZAC Square
Brisbane QLD 4000

Bronze plaque dedicated to the memory of members of the New Guinea Volunteer Rifles who perished aboard the Japanese Transport 'Montevideo Maru' en-route to Hainan Island, as Prisoners of War during World War II.

Inscription

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Conflicts commemorated
  • Second World War, 1939–1945
  • Unit memorials
Memorial type
Plaque
Commemorative services held
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Recorded by
Matt Smith, QLD War Memorial Register
Date recorded
14 April 2009

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