Bowen War Memorial

Details

Location Herbert Street, Bowen, Whitsunday - Queensland, Australia
Type memorial
Description

The memorial was relocated from Gordon Street to Herbert Street. The memorial stands on a granite base with a low granite fence, set into paving which connects both traffic lanes. The sandstone digger stands with head bowed and arms reversed atop a clock tower. The clocks were damaged in a cyclone in 1958 and have not been replaced.

Built A. L. Petrie & Sons (Toowong, QLD)
Opened 25 April 1926
Inscription

Erected by the citizens of Bowen, in honour of those who fell in the Great War
1914 - 1919

"Their name liveth for evermore."

We will remember them

Left Side Inscription
[ Names ]

Second World War 1939 - 1945

[ Names ]

Back Inscription
[ Names ]

Vietnam War

[ Names ]

Right Side Inscription
[ Names ]

Second World War 1939 - 1945

[ Names ]

Condition

Good

Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

MILLER, William

Service number 6108
Private
26th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 19 Feb 1893

HUGHES, Rodney Donald

Service number 1201350
Private
Born 27 May 1948

MARSHALL, Valroy Turon

Service number 14872
Sapper
13th Field Company Engineers
AIF WW1
Born 5 Oct 1893

BRADSHAW, Harry

Service number 6223
Private
9th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1898

MASSY, Charles Bute

Service number 402
Driver
5th Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 21 Jan 1891

POPE, John

Service number 3411
Corporal
47th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 15 Mar 1897

NICOLSON, Donald Cameron

Service number 1732
Sergeant
47th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 29 Dec 1888

MATHERS, Ian George

Service number 2794496
Second Lieutenant
12 Field Regiment
Australian Army (Post WW2)
Born 3 Jan 1949

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