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Thursday Island Honour Board : 22-07-2013
Thursday Island Honour Board : 22-07-2013
Photographs supplied by John Huth

Thursday Island Honour Roll commemorates members of the Thursday Island Garrison and citizens of Thursday Island who served in World War One.

The Honour Roll containing 57 names was unveiled on Anzac Day, 1917.
The Brisbane Courier, 28th April 1917

Location

Address:68 Douglas Street, Torres Shire Council Foyer, Thursday Island, 4875
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -10.58392
Long: 142.21986
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Honour Roll
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

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 25th April, 1917
Front Inscription

TO THE HONOR AND GLORY OF THE MEMBERS OF THE  
THURSDAY ISLAND GARRISON  
AND CITIZENS OF THURSDAY ISLAND
WHO SERVED IN THE GREAT WAR OF 1914-1919
IN EVERLASTING REMEMBRANCE OF AND GRATITUDE
TO THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES THAT YOU MIGHT BE FREE

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Source: QWMR, MA
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