578TH ORDNANCE AMMUNITION COMPANY, US ARMY
IN AUSTRALIA DURING WW2

 

The 578 Ordnance Ammunition Company worked at the large Darra Ordnance Ammunition Depot in Brisbane. They also worked at the Renovation Plant located at the Darra Dump.

The October 1943 Brisbane Military Telephone Directory has an entry on page 84 as follows:-

BASE SECTION THREE    

COLUMBIA CAMP

578 ORDNANCE AMMUNITION CO.
    Commanding Officer:
        Capt. Wineland, F.R.
    Personnel Officer:
        Lt. Howarth, W.N.
    Depot Officer:
        Lt. Nelson, C.L.
    Renovation Plant:
        Capt. Fawler
    Chief Clerk

 

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This page first produced 31 December 2003

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