Rabaul and Montevideo Maru Memorial

Location
Rabual and Montevideo Maru Memorial with Australian War Memorial in the background
Brian Rowe

Key Information

Memorial Name
Rabaul and Montevideo Maru Memorial
Address

Treloar Crescent, Campbell ACT 2612

Memorial Type
Other
Conflicts
Second World War, 1939–45
Dedication Date
01 Jul 2012
Memorial Designer

James Parrett

Accessibility
Public

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Contributors

Patrick Bourke

Australian War Memorial

Brian Rowe

Story

The Rabaul and Montevideo Maru Society was established in 2009 to represent the interests of the families of the soldiers and civilians captured in Rabaul and

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Lloyd Sibraa was born in Forest Lodge, Sydney on 9 June 1919, the son of Neville and Mabel Sibraa.

Neville and Mabel separated early in their marriage. Lloyd

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Richard Grimshaw was born on 21 April 1919 in Kogarah, Sydney, to Lawrence and Amy Grimshaw.

He grew up in nearby Bexley with his parents and sister, Pam. He

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Thomas Henry Herket enlisted in the Australian Imperial Force (AIF) on 10 August 1915. He was a single man. His age was stated as 21 years and 1 month. (Later

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