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The plaque erected by his comrades of the 5th Light Horse Regiment in memory of Lieutenant Colonel Hubert I. J. 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. 


Address:24 Gregory Terrace, Great Hall, Brisbane Grammar School, Spring Hill, 4000
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.460108
Long: 153.017297
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:People
Actual Event STart Date:31-July-1916
Actual Event End Date:31-July-1916


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Monday 14th August, 1916
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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 in action

July 31st. 1916



Source: QWMR, MA
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