2020 marks 75 years since the end of the Second World War. To commemorate this important year, the NSW Government is interviewing WWII veterans about their experiences. Read our 75th Anniversary Stories.
A large bronze plaque with white lettering. It features the colour insignia of the regiment and two of the regiment's crests. The plaque is on the inside left wall of the church.
The Pacific Islands Regiment
'RYOKUIN. YABANJIN HEI'
Papuan Infantry Battalion
1, 2 and 3 New Guinea Infantry Battalions
Dedicated to the soldiers of Australia, Papua and New Guinea who served and died in the campaigns in Papua, New Guinea, New Britain and Bougainville
1 and 2 Battalions, PIR.
In remembrance of the soldiers of Australia and the Territory of Papua and New Guinea who carried on the traditions and kept the peace
In honour of the soldiers of the Royal Pacific Islands Regiment who guard the battle honours won by the regiment in WWII
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