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04-April-2014
04-April-2014

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An honour roll commemorates Brisbane postmen and assistants from the Postmaster-General`s Department who served in World Wars One and Two, the Korean War, the Malayan Emergency and the Vietnam War. The original roll was unveiled in 1920. 

Location

Address:285 Queen Street, General Post Office, Brisbane, 4000
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.467802
Long: 153.027881
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Honour Roll
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1919
Front Inscription

Lest We Forget

In commemoration of Mail Exchange Staff - Brisbane - who served on active service

1939-45  -  Korea  -  Malaya  -  Vietnam  

Left Side Inscription

In commemoration of the Brisbane Postmen and Assistants who voluntarily served abroad in the Australian Imperial Expeditionary Force during the years 1914 - 19.

(Permanent Staff)
Killed in action of died of wounds [ Names ]

Died of sickness : [ Names ]
Prisoner of War : [ Name ]
Discharged wounded or gassed : [ Names ]

Demobilized (1919) [ Names ]

This tablet is respectfully erected by their fellow workers
A.D. 1919

Right Side Inscription

No 2

In commemoration of the Brisbane Postmen and Assistants who voluntarily served abroad in the Australian Imperial Expeditionary Force during the years 1914 - 19.

(Permanent Staff contd,)
 [ Names ]

(Non-Permanent Staff)

[ Names ]

And in memory of those who served in 1939-45 War, Korean and Malayan Campaigns

This tablet is respectfully erected by their fellow workers
A.D. 1920

Source: MA
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