Centenary of Dungaree Recruitment March Print Page
A plaque commemorates the centenary of the Dungaree Recruitment March in 1915. The plaque displays the Centenary of Anzac logo and was funded through the Anzac Centenary Grants Program
The Dungarees Recruitment march was the only “snow ball” march in Queensland during the First World War. On 16 November 1915, 28 men left Warwick and marched through Allora, Clifton, Greenmount, Cambooya, Toowoomba, Helidon, Gatton, Laidley, Rosewood, Ipswich and Oxley. The 270-kilometre (160 miles) march ended in Brisbane with 125 recruits.
|Address:||Victoria Street, War Memorial , Forest Hill , 4342|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -27.588783|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Approx. Event Start Date:||November-1915|
|Approx. Event End Date:||November-2015|
|Approx. Monument Dedication Date:||November-2015|