ALTERCATIONS, RIOTS, CRIMES AND ACCIDENTS INVOLVING THE MILITARY
WITHIN AUSTRALIA DURING WW2

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The Battle of Brisbane

Mutiny in the 29th Quartermaster Regiment at Winton

Shooting in a Townsville Fish & Chip Shop

Shooting in George Street Brisbane

Shooting in the Lyceum Theatre, George St., Brisbane

Two American Officers shot dead in Brisbane by the "Man in the Grey Suit"

Eddie Leonski - Melbourne's "Brownout Strangler"

Girl Murdered in Brisbane

Two shot dead on a train at Inkerman on 12 November 1942

100 Negroes of the 96th Battalion involved in a fight in Townsville

Negro servicemen riot at Upper Ross, Townsville

Disturbance at a dance in the Ingham Town Hall

Red Cross worker raped in Townsville

Stuart Prison, Stuart, Townsville used by the Military

Boggo Road Gaol, Brisbane

Garbutt Stockade, Garbutt, Townsville

Uprising at Grovely Detention Barracks, Brisbane

Uprising at Warwick Detention Barracks, Warwick

Australian Soldier stabbed to death by a US Soldier in Centenary Park, Brisbane

Australian Soldier kills himself, his wife and USN Sailor with a Hand Grenade

US Soldier's Body found on Townsville Beach with Bullet Wound

Fatal Collision between US Army Truck and Brisbane Tram on 6 September 1943 (4 killed)

Fatal Collision between US Army Truck and a trailer bus in Brisbane on 14 April 1944 (3 killed)

Capital Punishment by the US Military in SWPA

 

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This page first produced 1December 2000

This page last updated 28 February 2016