New Guinea Campaign - World War One Commemoration Plaque

Description: 

Plaque mounted on sandstone escarpment.

 

Inscription: 

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)

 

Dedication date: 

1964-08-19 00:00:00.0
 
 

Recorded by: 

Mr John K. Wright, State Library of New South Wales
 

Established date: 

1964
 

Location/surrounding area: 

Memorial Location
 

Address Data: 

Sydney Opera House concourse,, East Circular Quay
Sydney NSW 2000
 
 

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