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Booyal Memorial Hall was erected by the returned soldiers in memory of their fallen comrades who served in World War One.
On Friday last (Armistice Day), Lieut.- Colonel C. F. Corser performed the opening ceremony of a memorial hall at Booyal, erected chiefly as a result of the efforts of returned soldiers. The functon took place in the afternoon, when a short service was held by Rev. Atkins, of Childers, after which Lieut.-Colonel Corser opened the hall, and unveiled the honour boards,one bearing the names of the fallen and the other, those who had returned. "The Last Post" was sounded, and one minutes silence observed.
Maryborough Chronicle, Wide Bay and Burnett Advertiser (Qld), 15 November 1921.
|Address:||40 Causeway Road, Booyal, 4671|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -25.217634|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||04-August-1914|
|Actual Event End Date:||28-June-1919|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Friday 11th November, 1921|
ERECTED BY the RETURNED SOLDIERS of BOOYAL
the Great War 1914 -18
In MEMORY of our FALLEN COMRADES