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16-January-2016
16-January-2016

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A freestanding bell tower was erected in 1949 to commemorate those soldiers who died in service or were killed in action during World War Two.

The parish war memorial bell and belfry was dedicated by Archbishop Halse on the 19th June 1949. 
The Courier-Mail, 18th June 1949

Location

Address:68 Hawthorne Street, Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Woolloongabba, 4101
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.488129
Long: 153.031257
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW2
Actual Event STart Date:03-September-1939
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1945

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 19th June, 1949
Front Inscription

A. M. D. G.

The War Memorial Bell Tower

Rededicated and the bell named Rovert by the Most Reverend P. J. Hollingworth A.O. Archbishop of Brisbane

This land was donated by the Rev. R. Creyke in 1879 in sacred memory of his son Robert who died in 1869

Source: MA
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