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28-February-2016
28-February-2016

Photographs supplied by John Huth
A garden in the church grounds commemorates Marcus and Alice Berkman. Mr Berkman who died in 1941 was a Warden at St Andrews. 

Mr. Marcus Berkman, retired Chief Clerk of the Postal Department, died in Brisbane yesterday after a short illness. He was 81. Mr. Berkman joined the Postal Department when he was 15. He retired as Chief Clerk at the Brisbane G.P.O. at 65. He was a Past Master in the Masonic craft, a warden of St. Andrew's Church of England, South Brisbane, and a member of the South Brisbane Bowling Club.
Courier-Mail (Brisbane), 12 April 1941.

Location

Address:160 Vulture Street, St. Andrew`s Anglican Church, South Brisbane, 4101
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.482681
Long: 153.022819
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Garden
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Religion

Dedication

Front Inscription

Plaque :

This Garden Area
Is A Memorial To
Marcus Berkman 
(1859 - 1941)
And His Wife Alice
(nee Burgess, 1860 - 1935)

 

Source: MA
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