Tasmanian Seafarers' Memorial

Tasmanian Prisoners of War (1942)

The plaque reads ...

Tasmanian POWsTasmanian
Prisoners of War
Lost at sea
following the sinking of
Japanese transport ships.
July 1942
Montevideo Maru off Luzon
June 1944
Tamahoko Maru off Nagasaki, Japan
September 1944
Rakuyo Maru off the Phillipines
~ Lest we forget ~