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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. 

Location

Address:40 Causeway Road, Booyal, 4671
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -25.217634
Long: 152.035932
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Structure
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:Friday 11th November, 1921
Front Inscription

 ERECTED BY the RETURNED SOLDIERS of BOOYAL

               the Great War 1914 -18

In MEMORY of our  FALLEN COMRADES

Source: QWMR, MA
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