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Southern Police Memorial
Southern Police Memorial

Photographs supplied by Diane Watson
The Southern Police Memorial honours Southern Region Police Officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty. A plaque on the memorial unveiled on the 23rd August 2006 commemorates Constable Matthew Connelly the first Police Officer to die in Queensland. Constable Connelly died in 1861 while trying to cross a flooded creek in an attempt to deliver medication to a sick woman.

Location

Address:Hume Street, Toowoomba Police Complex , Toowoomba, 4350
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.562778
Long: 151.957222
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Government
Sub-Theme:State

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:2005
Source: MA
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