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Traveston District Roll of Honour commemorates those from the district who served in World War Two.

 

Location

Address:Traveston Road, Traveston Soldiers Memorial Hall , Traveston, 4570
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -26.321614
Long: 152.783067
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Honour Roll
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW2
Actual Event STart Date:03-September-1939
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1945
Link:https://www.qld.gov.au/environment/…

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 22nd December, 1948
Front Inscription
    ROLL OF HONOR
TRAVESTON DISTRICT 
        (Names) 

  WORLD WAR 11

(Plaque under Honour Board) 

The Gympie Times
Thursday, 23 December 1948

TRAVESTON
Honour Board

The unveiling of the Honor Board
took place at the Traveston S.M. Hall last
night. Although the night was stormy a 
good crowd was present and everything was
in readiness for the occasion. People were
present from all parts of the district. Mr 
Hill and Mr H Francis carried out the
duties of (sic) M.C. Francis carried out the duties 
of M.C. Dancing and cards and
speeches made the programme, musicians 
being Mrs. McVicar (piano), Steele Bros.
(accordian), V.Johnson (mandolin). The 
Chairman, Mr.T. Rees, after dancing being 
in progress for some time, called on Mr. G. 
Sykes, President of Gympie Sub-Branch
R.S.S. I. L. A. who had been invited to
propose the unveiling ceremony. After a
fine speech he unveiled the board, and the 
roll was called. Mr Sykes was thanked for 
performing his duty in such a capable 
manner. 
Source: QHR, MA
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