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The Honour Board bears the inscription PRO PATRIA at the base of the Board and contains the names of the 155 students and staff who served in World War One. 22 past students were killed during the conflict.

The Honour Board was unveiled by the Governor of Queensland on the 28th May 1917. During the unveiling ceremony the Governor paid tribute to the number of Old Boys from the school who had responded to the nation's call and made an urgent appeal for recruits.
Cairns Post, 29th May 1917

Location

Address:45 Paxton Street, Townsville Grammar School, North Ward, 4810
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -19.251658
Long: 146.805276
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:Monday 28th May, 1917
Front Inscription

 Bonus Intra Melior Exi

 

        (names)

 

      PRO PATRIA

Source: QWMR, MA
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