Historical Movies

Seats

 
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These seats were installed at the Adelaide St lookout in Yeppoon. Plaques on site commemorate the friendships formed between local residents and American troops stationed here during WW2 particularly the 41st Infantry Division.
More details in the publication
"WHEN THE AMERICANS CAME TO TOWN…"

Historical Movies

The seats were opened on 6th July 2013 by Rockhampton Region Mayor Margaret Strelow assisted by CCHS President Peter Cook. The friendship plaques were unveiled by US 41st Div Assoc President David Funk.

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