A.N.M.E.F. Commemorative Plaque


Plaque mounted on sandstone escarpment, dedicated to the Australian Naval and Military Expeditionary Force (A.N.M.E.F.).


This plaque was erected to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the departure of the First Naval and Military Expeditionary Force to New Guinea which left Sydney on the 19th August 1914

19th August 1964 

J. H. Luscombe (Town Clerk) H. F. Jensen (Lord Mayor)

Sydney Opera House Concourse,
East Circular Quay,
Sydney NSW 2000
Local Government Area
  • Sydney, City of
  • Public square
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
Mr John K. Wright, State Library of New South Wales
Established date
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Dedication date: 
Dedication date
19 August 1964
  • First World War, 1914–18

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