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02-October-2014
02-October-2014

Photographs supplied by John Huth
The Old Boys` Memorial Oval commemorates those from the Toowoomba Grammar School who died in service or were killed in action during World War Ones and Two.

Location

Address:24 Margaret Street, Toowoomba Grammar School, East Toowoomba, 4350
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.565407
Long: 151.968812
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Park
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 4th September, 1948
Front Inscription

     THIS STONE
       Unveiled
4th September 1948
           By
       Brig-Gen
J. C. ROBERSTSON
C.B., C.M.G., D.S.O., V.D.

      Marks The
Commencement Of The
       MEMORIAL
To Those Of This School
Who Fell In The Wars
      1914 - 1919
       1939 - 1945

Left Side Inscription

  T. G. S. OLD BOYS`
   MEMORIAL OVAL

The First Turf To Mark 
The Commencement Of 
Work On This Oval Was
        Turned By 
Maj. Gen. N. CLOWES C.B.E.
        D.S.O.  M. C. 
            On  
   
Sept. 2nd 1950

Source: MA
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