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11-August-2013
11-August-2013

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Windsor War Memorial commemorates those who served in World War One.  The memorial is an octagonal pavilion which is rare among Queensland`s World War One memorials.  

The Windsor War Memorial was unveiled on Anzac Day 1925 by Mr C. Taylor  M.L.A. The memorial contains the names of some 130 men who made the supreme sacrifice. Addresses were given by the Mayor of Greater Brisbane, Alderman W.A. Jolly and the Mayor of Windsor, Alderman H. Bond. The Windsor Town Band was in attendance.
The Brisbane Courier, 22nd April 1925.

Location

Address:Lutwyche Road & Roblane Street, Memorial Park, Windsor, 4030
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.430012
Long: 153.032307
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
Monument Designer:F R Hall & W. A. Devereux
Monument Manufacturer:P. Frew
Link:http://www.qldwarmemorials.com.au/P…

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 25th April, 1925
Front Inscription

WINDSOR WAR MEMORIAL 1914 - 1918
(Names)
 

(Floor of memorial)

ERECTED BY
THE CITIZENS
OF WINDSOR
IN HONOUR OF
THE SAILORS
& SOLDIERS OF
THE TOWN WHO
TOOK PART IN
THE GREAT WAR
 1914 1918

Left Side Inscription
(Names)
Back Inscription
(Names)
Right Side Inscription
(Names)
Source: MA,MIV,SKP,QWMR
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