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Mitchell War Memorial
Mitchell War Memorial

Photographs supplied by Diane Watson / Glen Yeomans

Mitchell War Memorial was originally erected by the residents in honour of those who paid the supreme sacrifice and in appreciation of those who took part in World War One. The names of those who lost their lives in World War Two were added to the memorial at a later date. 

The War Memorial was unveiled in by Major Thomas Glasgow in 1927. It was designed and produced by monumental masonry firm A L Petrie of Toowong, Brisbane and cost £464.

Location

Address:Warrego Highway, Memorial Park, Mitchell, 4465
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -26.488792
Long: 147.972352
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple
Actual Event STart Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919
Monument Manufacturer:A. L. Petrie & Sons (Toowong, QLD)

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1927
Front Inscription

1914                           1919

AUSTRALIAN COMMONWEALTH 
     MILITARY FORCES

          ERECTED
                By
The Residents In Honour Of Those
Who Paid The Supreme Sacrifice
And In Appreciation Of Those
Who Took Part In The
       GREAT WAR 

THEIR NAME LIVETH
   FOR EVERMORE




 

Left Side Inscription
[ Names ]
Back Inscription
[ Names ]

SUPREME SACRIFICE
WORLD WAR 1939-1945 
       (Names) 
Right Side Inscription
[ Names ]
Source: MIV,SKP,QWMR, QHR, MA
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