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Location Fuller Place , Heeney Street, Chinchilla, Western Downs - Queensland, Australia
Type memorial
Description

The base of the new restored memorial is made of the original stone and the marble panels from the 1919 memorial have been re-used on this memorial. An aluminium spire replaces the original digger statue. The new restored memorial and a commemorative plaque in honour of the men and women of the Shire of Chinchilla who have served in the armed forces were unveiled and rededicated on the 17th March 1979.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened 17 March 1979 by Cr. C H FULLER, M.B.E.
Inscription

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Plaque :

This commemorative plaque was unveiled on Saturday 17th March, 1979 by Cr. C. H. Fuller, M.B.E., in honour of the men and women of the Shire of Chinchilla who have served in the Australian armed forces

Plaque :

This memorial was dedicated on 17th March 1979 by Rev. Fr. K. Stevenson

The Thanksgivinig prayer was offered by Rev. Fr. C. Leahy

Left Side Inscription
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Back Inscription
Erected by the residents to show their appreciation of those who enlisted from the District.

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Right Side Inscription
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Condition

Good

Names

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ZELLER, George Herbert

Service number 2025
Corporal
25th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 28 Sep 1893

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WALSH, Albert John

Service number 1757A
Private
47th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 4 Oct 1889

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SALTMER, Henry

Service number 5682
Private
26th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 3 Jan 1876

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CHANDLER, Ernest

Service number 6483
Private
15th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1 Dec 1890

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SAARIJARVI, Adolph

Service number 2709A
Private
4th Pioneer Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 13 Feb 1877

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GEARY, Martin

Service number 3812A
Private
49th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 3 Sep 1894

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EBZERY, Christopher

Service number 2769B
Private
47th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 17 Aug 1879

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DUNLOP, William

Service number 625
Private
25th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1894

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