Tiaro War Memorial

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Location Bruce Highway & Kooringa Road, Tiaro, Fraser Coast - Queensland, Australia
Type memorial
Description

White concrete monument with Marble plates containing names.
White marble digger aloft

It was originally erected by the residents of Tiaro to commemorate those who served in World War One and unveiled on ANZAC Day 1921. The front of the memorial contained a list of the fallen with honour rolls of those who served on the remaining sides. An additional plaque was added to the front of the memorial at a later date to commemorate the fallen of World War Two. A Boer War Veterans plaque has also been added.

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Built Not yet discovered
Opened 25 April 1921 by General Sir T.W. Glasgow
Inscription

Lest We Forget.

They died for King and country

[ Names ]

1914 The Great War 1919

Erected by residents of Tiaro Shire

Unveiled April 25th 1921

Plaque :

In honour of the fallen

1939 - 1945
[ Names ]

Lest We Forget

Honour Roll
[ Names ]

Honour Roll
[ Names ]

Condition

Good

Names

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PHILLIPS, Thomas Vincent

Service number 2870
Sergeant
49th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 26 Mar 1894

CROUCH, Gordon Maxwell

Service number 414655
Flight Sergeant
Born 12 Apr 1923

SCOTT, Albert

Service number 949
Private
15th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 28 Aug 1897

AXELSEN, Ida Marie

Service number SISTER
Sister
2nd Australian Auxiliary Hospital - WW1
AIF WW1
Born 29 Jan 1878

STUTZ, Richard Joseph

Service number 2649
Private
41st Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 28 May 1890

HEWERDINE, Edward Charles

Service number QX40744
Private
47th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 22 Sep 1920

EDMUNDS, Clifford Moss

Service number 1407
Driver
5th Divisional Ammunition Column
AIF WW1
Born 15 Feb 1892

SPIDEN, Malcolm Tait

Service number 3482
Private
47th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1893

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