Radar Stations in Australia

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Brief History

No. 18 Radar Station

First activated on 1 Jun 1942 at Saddle Back Mountain at Kiama, New South Wales. It was still active in late November 1944.

Unit Personnel

No. 19 Radar Station

First established at Shepherd's Hill in New South Wales, it relocated to Bombi, NSW on 19 Apr 1942. It was still active in late 1944.

Unit Personnel

No. 144 Radar Station

This unit first came into being at Subiaco on 14 June 1943 before moving to Cannington on 16 Sep 1943. It continued as an active unit until April 1946 or later.

Unit Personnel


Content has come from Units of the Royal Australian Air Force - A Concise History - Volume 5 Radar Units - Australian Government Publishing Service - 1995

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