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12-February-2015
12-February-2015

Photographs supplied by Russell Byers

Tombstone erected by members of the No.4 Tamworth half-squadron of the 6th Australian Light Horse in memory of Trooper Lowe who died in 1907 at the military sports in Winton at the age of 39 years.

The monument erected by the local half squadron of the Australian Horse in memory of the late Trooper Lowe, who was killed a few months ago whilst competing in sports at Winton, was unveiled in the Anglican Cemetery yesterday afternoon in the presence of a large gathering of people, including infantry reservists and school cadets. The town band attended, in addition to the Australian Horse band.
The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW), 29 July 1907.

Location

Address:Showground Road, Q5, Anglican Section, Tamworth Cemetery, Taminda, 2340
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -31.091749
Long: 150.902639
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Grave
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Tragedy
Monument Designer:Callcott

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 28th July, 1907
Front Inscription

THIS MEMORIAL
         WAS
ERECTED BY  THE
MEMBERS OF No. 4
    TAMWORTH
HALF SQUADRON
6TH A.L.H. REGIMENT

In Memory Of
Their Comrade
TPR.C. N. LOWE
Who Died On Feby 17th 1907
From Injuries Received

At Military Sports
   Winton
Aged 39 Years

Virtutis Fortuna Comes.

                  Callcott

Source: MA
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