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11th Light Horse Regiment Plaque
11th Light Horse Regiment Plaque
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The plaque commemorates those from the 11th Light Horse Regiment who died in service or were killed in action in World War One.

The formation of the 4th Light Horse Brigade, and the 11th Light Horse Regiment as part of it, was announced on 11 February 1915. Two squadrons of the 11th Light Horse were subsequently formed in Queensland, and a third in South Australia. The regiment was united for the first time at Fraser's Paddock Camp, outside Brisbane, on 2 May 1915. It sailed from Australia in two contingents in June 1915.

The plaque was unveiled by the Governor of Queensland, Sir Leslie Wilson on the 18th August 1935.
The Courier-Mail (Brisbane), 19th August 1935


Address:Ann Street, ANZAC Square, Shrine of Remembrance Crypt, Brisbane, 4000
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.466463
Long: 153.026491
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event Start Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 18th August, 1935
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(Campaigns)  11th Light Horse Regiment  (Campaigns)


In memory of officers and men who made the supreme sacrifice

1914     1918       

Killed 95                     
Wounded   52                                     


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