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South Kolan State School War Memorial was relocated in 1966 from Kalbar State School.  It honours four former students at Kalbar State School and was erected by the residents of the district. The memorial takes the form of a broken column, displaying a Lee Metford Rifle and bandolier.

No further information known as at June 2013

Location

Address:Bundaberg-Gin Gin Road, South Kolan State School, South Kolan, 4670
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -24.93462
Long: 152.175726
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1
Actual Event STart Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919
Link:http://www.qldwarmemorials.com.au/P…

Dedication

Front Inscription

IN HONOURED MEMORY OF
             FOUR BOYS
SCHOLARS OF KALBAR SCHOOL
KILLED IN ACTION DURING THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918.

W.K.WOOD 28TH NOVEMBER, 1916 AGED 19
P.A.THYGESEN 31ST JULY, 1917 AGED 23
L.C.R.TYSON 16TH AUGUST, 1917 AGED 33
J.A.TAYLOR 4TH OCTOBER, 1917 AGED 22.

THEY ROSE RESPONSIVE TO THEIR COUNTRYS CALL
AND GAVE FOR HER THEIR BEST - THEIR LIVES -THEIR ALL.

ERECTED BY THE RESIDENTS OF THE  DISTRICT.

Source: NRUM,QWMR
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