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Location Beenleigh Memorial Park, James & Crete Street, Beenleigh, Logan - Queensland, Australia
Type Monument
Description

The slab is encircled with the wall of the original water trough and bears the inscription. It carries the names of 61 soldiers, of whom 10 are listed as killed, and 2 as died on service, with a K or D beside their name. The slab is surmounted with the Rising Sun badge.

Adjacent is a wall to commemorate all conflicts. The wall contains plaques representing all the Services and World War I, World War II, Korea, Malaysia and Vietnam.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened 21 November 1925 by Lieutenant Governor, Mr William Lennon
Inscription

The Great War 1914-1919.
Erected by the Citizens of Beenleigh and District.
(names)

Condition

Good

Names

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STEELE, Andrew Buchanan

Captain
Medical Officers
Australian Army
Born 9 Apr 1879

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SOMMERS (SOMERS, SOMMER), Albert Daniel

Service number 69
Private
47th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 12 Oct 1895

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ZORNIG, Harold Victor

Service number 50740
Private
41st Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 15 Dec 1897

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ZORNIG, William Hermann

Service number 2744
Corporal
47th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Feb 1896

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JOHNSON, Wallie

Service number 2444
Private
47th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1894

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