Ballarat Boer War Memorial (Queen Victoria Square) Back to Search

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Details

Location Sturt Street [Between - Armstrong St (Sth), & Lydiard St (Sth)], Ballarat, Central Highlands - Victoria, Australia
Type memorial
Description

Bronze statue of soldiers on horse.

Built 1st November 1906
Opened by his Excellency: 1st Baron Northcote - Henry Stafford Northcote (GCMG, GCIE, CB, PC) 3rd Governor General of Australia. Url Link: http://adb.anu.edu.au/biography/northcote-henry-stafford-7861
Inscription

Front Bronze Panel: In honour of Australian soldiers who fought in South Africa, 1899 - 1902.

Condition

Good

Names

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PALMER, Herbert Appleton

Service number OFFICER
Lieutenant Colonel
5th Victorian Mounted Rifles
Australian and Colonial Military Forces (Boer War / Boxer Rebellion)
Born 1874

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HINES, Frances Emma

Service number NURSE
Sister
Victorian Nursing Sisters
Australian and Colonial Military Forces (Boer War / Boxer Rebellion)
Born 1864

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THORNTON, Rupert Melbourne

Service number 1602
Sergeant
5th Victorian Mounted Rifles
Australian and Colonial Military Forces (Boer War / Boxer Rebellion)
Born 3 Jun 1877

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SWAN, John Campbell Duncan McPherson

Service number 584
Private
3rd Victorian Imperial Bushman
Australian and Colonial Military Forces (Boer War / Boxer Rebellion)
Born 16 Mar 1877

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WALFORD, Henry Oliver

Service number 488
Private
3rd Victorian Bushmans Contingent
Australian and Colonial Military Forces (Boer War / Boxer Rebellion)
Born 1866

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RAGGATT, Thomas Henry

Service number 405
Private
3rd Victorian Bushmans Contingent
Australian and Colonial Military Forces (Boer War / Boxer Rebellion)
Born 27 May 1879

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THORPE, Frederick Beal

Service number 6
Trooper
3rd Victorian Imperial Bushman
Australian and Colonial Military Forces (Boer War / Boxer Rebellion)
Born 1871

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WHITE, James Edwin

Service number 1475
Private
5th Victorian Mounted Rifles
Australian and Colonial Military Forces (Boer War / Boxer Rebellion)
Born 12 Sep 1881