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Plaque commemorates Reverend Fred McKay who died on the 31st March 2000.
"Padre Fred", who was born in Mackay, died on March 31, aged 92. He was a patrol padre in far western Queensland from 1937 until 1940. He then served as a chaplain in the Middle East and Italy with the RAAF during World War II. In 1951, he became superintendent of the Australian Inland Mission on the retirement of the Reverend Dr John Flynn.
|Address:||Daintree & King Streets, John Flynn Place, Cloncurry, 4824|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -20.704261|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 26th November, 2000|
IN MEMORY OF
REV FRED MCKAY
26 NOVEMBER 2000