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Mareeba War Memorial Digger
Mareeba War Memorial Digger

Photographs supplied by Diane Watson / John Huth

The monument commemorates those who have served in the various conflicts in which Australia has been involved.

It was originally erected to commemorate those who died in service or were killed in action during World War One. 

Monument characteristics :

Obelisk with a digger statue on the top

Location

Address:Byrnes Street, ANZAC Park, Mareeba, 4880
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -16.993056
Long: 145.422222
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple
Monument Designer:25th-April-1923
Monument Manufacturer:Melrose & Fenwick (Townsville, QLD)
Link:http://www.qldwarmemorials.com.au/P…

Dedication

Front Inscription

World War II

1939 -1945

Killed in action or died of wounds

[ Names ]
 

Vietnam War

1962 - 1973

[ Names ]
 

Left Side Inscription

The Great War

1914 - 1918

Enlisted and embarked for foreign service

[ Names ]

Right Side Inscription

The Great War

1914 - 1918

Killed in action or died of wounds.

Greater love hath no man than this that he lay down his life for his friends

[ Names ]
 

Source: MIV,SKP,QWMR.MA
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