Port Douglas Memorial

Details

Location Anzac Park, Macrossan & Warf Streets, Port Douglas, Cairns - Queensland, Australia
Type memorial
Description

White statue of a soldier on guard on a high stone base, and in the front a slab with the names of the soldiers of Port Douglas and district who served and fell in the Great War.

Built Melrose & Fenwick (Townsville, QLD)
Opened 10 February 1923 by Mrs. C Trezise
Inscription

This monument was erected by the ladies of Pt. Douglas and District Red Cross.

Unveiled by Mrs C Trezise of Mowbray.

October 1923.

In memory of soldiers of Port Douglas and District who served and fell in the Great War 1914 - 1918

[ Names ]

Their name liveth forever

1939 -1945

Army
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R.A.A.F.
[ Names ]

Vietnam
[ Names ]

Commemorating V J Day 1945

Condition

Good

Names

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MILLETT, William George

Service number 5421
Private
12th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 3 Jul 1897

BARRETT, James Joseph

Service number 1200097
Corporal
Born 12 Dec 1945

TREZISE, Joseph William

Service number 530
Private
25th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1878

WILSON, Augustus George Maryon

Service number 586
Trooper
2nd Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 20 Sep 1881

FROST, Eric Austin

Service number Q133226
Sergeant
No. 31 Squadron (RAAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 27 Dec 1923

WHITFIELD, Wesley Frank

Service number OFFICER
Captain
11th Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 16 Mar 1879

COLLIE, William Thomas

Service number 2041
Trooper
11th Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 24 Mar 1882

ANDREASSEN, Harold

Service number 3563
Private
25th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 5 Apr 1893

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