Sandgate War Memorial

Details

Location Seymour Street & Brighton Road, Sandgate, Brisbane - Queensland, Australia
Type memorial
Description

Grey Granite cut block obelisk

Built Monument Designer: George Gray Prentice Monument Manufacturer: Lowther & Sons (Brisbane, QLD)
Opened 24 February 1924 by Governor of Queensland, Sir Matthew Nathan
Inscription

·IN LOVING MEMORY OF
·SANDGATE'S SONS
·WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES
·THE WAR OF 1914 - 1918
(NAMES)

Plaque :

THE WAR OF 1939 - 1945
(NAMES)

MALAYA- THE KOREAN WAR -VIETNAM
(NAMES)

Back Inscription
They died, and yet, in memory shall they live.
That we may know the worth of sacrifice;
Know that their death in freedom's cause,
Stands as a beacon light. To point the way -
To paths of peace

Condition

Good

Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

WOLNO, Arthur

Service number 3016A
Private
49th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 3 Mar 1888

WHITTAKER, Robert Harold

Service number 23538
Leading Aircraftman
Aircraft / Repair / Salvage Depots
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 24 Sep 1921

SCOTT, Harold

Service number 1089
Lance Corporal
42nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 18 Jan 1894

WALTON, John

Service number 676
Private
42nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 18 Jan 1892

FOSTER, Cecil Reginald Henry

Service number 434283
Flight Sergeant
No. 462 Squadron (RAAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 10 Aug 1915

NEIL, Archibald Christian

Service number 2370
Private
41st Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 8 Feb 1893

KIELLY, William Stephen

Service number 4521
Sergeant
25th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Jul 1895

FOX, Alexander Gordon

Service number 3515
Private
25th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 26 Apr 1894

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