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Australian War Memorial (AWM)
LinkGPO Box 345, Canberra ACT 2601
Telephone: +61 2 6243 4211

The Australian War Memorial (AWM) is one of the world's great museum and research facility covering Australian military history during all wars and conflicts. The nearby Treloar Technology Centre (AWM Annex) stores the rest of the collection and is a restoration facility.

Aircraft Hall
Previously known as the Bradbury Aircraft Hall. Complete (or near complete) aircraft currently on display in Aircraft Hall include:

DeHavilland DH98 Mosquito PR.41 Serial Number A52-319

Mitsubishi A6M2 Model 21 Zero Manufacture Number 5784 Tail V-173

Curtiss P-40E "Polly" Serial Number A29-133

CAC Wirraway Serial Number A20-103

Hawker Sea Fury

Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-15

North American P-51D Mustang Serial Number A68-648

Ki-43-II Oscar Manufacture Number 5465
Abandoned Alexishafen, salvaged 1984 the rear fuselage and engine on display. The wings and center section are stored at AWM Annex

Smaller aircraft remains or other relics related to the Pacific Theatre of the Second World War currently on display in Aircraft Hall include:

Lockheed Hudson Mk I Serial Number A16-19 (engine no. 1)
First Australian aircraft lost during the Second World War in the Pacific

Douglas Boston A28-29 (control column)
Control column from bomber that crashed November 3, 1943 into Jacquinot Bay

CAC Boomerang A46-134 (.303 caliber machine gun)
Crashed December 31, 1943 on Shaggy Ridge

Curtiss P-40E Kittyhawk A29-92 (.50 caliber machine gun)
Crashed August 27, 1942 piloted by Peter Turnbull. Machine gun recovered by 61 Battalion.

75mm Type 88 Anti-Aircraft Gun Serial Number 1000
Recovered from Buna Airfield in 1973, displayed at the museum

Second World War Hall
Relics and displays related to the Pacific Theater

Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIA Serial Number P7973

Lockheed Hudson Mk I Serial Number A16-19 (Engine No. 2)
First Australian aircraft lost during the Second World War in the Pacific

Bren Gun Carrier LP-2 Number 1022
Captured by the Japanese on Ambon and used during the war

General Stuart M3 Tank Serial Number 2033
Recovered from Buna, the turret and portion of the tank are displayed at the museum

Type A Midget Submarine
Tail section only of HA-21 (M22)

ANZAC Hall
During 2001, ANZAC Hall was opened to the north of the original building.

Avro Lancaster "G for George" Serial Number W4783 Code AR-G
Displayed in ANZAC Hall in the "Striking by night" exhibit

Type A Midget Submarine (Composite)
Restored from salvaged subs using the bow of HA-21 (M22) and stern of HA-27 (M27)

HMAS Kuttabul
Wheelhouse from ship sunk by midget submarine attack

Postwar Gallery
Relics and displays related to conflicts after the Second World War, including the Korean War and Vietnam War

Gloster Meteor F.8 Serial Number A77-368
Served with 77 Squadron, RAAF, during the Korean War. Nose and cockpit section displayed.

Hall of Valour
The Australian War Memorial has the largest collection of Victoria Cross medals in Australia. The following medals related to the Pacific Theatre are currently on display:

Victoria Cross
Lt Col Charles Groves Wright Anderson, Australian Army
Lt Albert Chowne, Australian Army
Sgt Thomas Currie Derrick, Australian Army
Pte Richard Kelliher, Australian Army
Pte Bruce Steel Kingsbury, Australian Army
Pte John Bernard Mackey, Australian Army
F/Lt William Ellis Newton, RAAF

George Cross
Pte Benjamin Gower Hardy, Australian Army
Pte Ralph Jones, Australian Army

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