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Plaque erected by his comrades of the 5th Light Horse Regiment in memory of Lieutenant Colonel Harris who was killed in action during World War One. 
 

An honour board bearing the names of 640 old boys of the Brisbane Grammar School who have done or are doing their share in nobly upholding the cause of liberty and justice on the battlefield was unveiled last evening by his Excellency the Governor-General. Mr. E. K. Tully sketched the careers of the late Colonel Hubert Harris and Captain T. J. Brundrit, to whose memory tablets were unveiled by the Governor-General. His Excellency referred to the conspicuous service rendered by the late officers at the war. 
The Brisbane Courier (Qld) 15 August 1916. 

Location

Address:24 Gregory Terrace, Great Hall, Brisbane Grammar School, Spring Hill, 4000
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.460108
Long: 153.017297
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Military
Actual Event STart Date:31-July-1915
Actual Event End Date:31-July-1915
Link:http://www.qldwarmemorials.com.au/P…

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Monday 14th August, 1916
Front Inscription

                                           1916

                                        ERECTED
            By his comrades in the 5th Light Horse Regiment A.I.F.
                                      In Memory Of 
                      
Lieut Col. HUBERT J.I.HARRIS V.D.

 KILLED                                                                        JULY
 IN                                                                                 31st.
 ACTION                                                                       1916

Source: QWMR, MA
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