the Historical Significance of the
Wacol Army Camp to the City of Brisbane"
By Noel W. Wallis
This excellent book covers the history of the Wacol Army Camp in Brisbane from its infancy in 1942 as Camp Columbia until its closure in 2000. It also covers information on the nearby Camp Freeman, the adjacent ammunition storage area and the emergency landing ground nearby.
Stone at Homestead Park, Forest Lake
To commemorate the presence of US troops at Camp Columbia,
Camp Freeman and the Darra Ordnance Ammunition Depot
"Australia @ War" WWII Research Products
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