BEACON BATTERY
GARDEN ISLAND, WA
DURING WW2

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Photo: Vic Jeffery Collection

A 1943 view of one of the two 4-inch ex-US Navy guns which comprised Beacon Battery. It was
located on the northern end of Garden Island in Western Australia and the crumbling sites remain today.

 


Photo: Vic Jeffery Collection

Close up of the above photograph

 


Photo: Vic Jeffery Collection

One of the two ex USN 4-inch guns destined for Beacon Battery on
the northern end of Garden Island in Western Australia is pulled
ashore on the sheltered eastern side of the island in 1942.

 

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This page first produced 16 April 2004

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