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King`s College Memorial Tablet honours three men from the college who gave their lives in the Great War.
The memorial tablet was unveiled by the Reverend A. C. Place, President of the Methodist Conference, on the 31st August 1921. The first who laid down his life was James Graham Hunter, a theological student, who was killed at Gallipoli on the 28th June 1915. Captain Trevor Francis, of Ipswich, who had excelled in sports was killed at Bapaume on the 14th March 1917 while Arthur Wheatley who had entered the Methodist ministry in Melbourne, lost his life in Meberen, France on the 25th April 1918.
The Brisbane Courier, 1st September 1921.
|Address:||76 Upland Road , King`s College Chapel, University of Queensland, St Lucia, 4067|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -27.502512|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||04-August-1914|
|Actual Event End Date:||28-June-1919|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Wednesday 31st August, 1921|
This Tablet is Erected
IN MEMORY OF
OUR KING'S COLLEGE MEN
WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES
IN THE GREAT WAR
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