The Shire of Toombul War MemorialPrint Page
The Shire of Toombul War Memorial was erected in memory of those who served in World War One.
The memorial had replacement marble and sandstone panels inserted in the faces in the 1995 'Australia Remembers' campaign and the memorial site and war trophy were restored and rededicated in 2002.
The memorial and war trophy were dedicated by the Governor of Queensland, Sir Matthew Nathan on the 12th November 1921. The "Diggers " Band played selections during the afternoon and a combined choir conducted by Mr J.A.J. Ferguson sang Kipling's "Recessional ".
The Queenslander (Brisbane), 19th November 1921.
|Address:||Buckland Road & Bage Street, Nundah, 4012|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -27.402778|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||04-August-1914|
|Actual Event End Date:||28-June-1919|
|Monument Manufacturer:||Frank Williams & Co (Ipswich, QLD)|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Saturday 12th November, 1921|
The Shire Of Toombul
Erected By The Residents
In Honour Of All Those Who
Enlisted From Within The
Shire For The Service Of
Their Country Oversea.
IN HONOUR OF
THOSE WHO SERVED
INSCRIBED FOR THE
They shall grow not
old, as we that are
left grow old;
Age shall not weary
them, nor the years
At the going down
of the sun and in
We will remember