Battle of Milne Bay - 80th Anniversary Commemorative Service 2022
|From:||Saturday 27 August 2022|
|To:||Saturday 27 August 2022|
|Time:||1:30pm - 04:00pm Saturday 27 August 2022|
|Location:||25th Battalion Monument Mother's Memorial Park , Margaret Street, Toowoomba, Queensland 4350 Australia|
The Memorial Service is to commemorate the 80th Anniversary of the Battle of Milne Bay and to honour the service of the 25th Militia Battalion (The Darling Downs Regiment) and other units who fought in the Battle of Milne Bay in August-September 1942.
25th/49th RQR will be exercising their right to the Freedom of Entry of the City of Toowoomba. The 25th/49th RQR will be marching from Godsall Street, along Hume Street, Margaret street then into Mother’s Memorial Park.
The Service is to be conducted at the 25th Battalion Monument in the Mother's Memorial Park off Burstow Street Toowoomba at 1.30pm on Saturday 27th August 2022.
The service is to be supported by 25/49RQR and the Harlaxton Brass Band.
This service follows a memorial service at St James Anglican Church, Mort and Russell Streets Toowoomba. This service commences on Saturday 27 August 1.30pm – 4.00pm and is supported by 25/49 RQR who will be parade the Battalion's Colours.
- 2.30pm - 25th/49th RQR Freedom of Entry
- 3.00pm – 80th Commemorative Anniversary of the Battle of Milne Bay
|Contact phone||+61407 621 504|
|Contact organisation||25th Battalion Association Inc|
|Is food and drink available?||Not applicable|
|Are toilets available?||Yes|
|Is there disabled access?||Not applicable|