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Location Mackay, Queensland, Australia
Type memorial
Description

Originally located on the banks of the Pioneer River opposite the Customs House however due to river floods and erosion of the river bank the memorial was relocated to the Gordon Street end of Jubilee Park in 1945. The cenotaph was once again relocated to its present location in March 1973

Built A. S. Harris (Mackay, QLD)
Opened 24 April 1929
Inscription

THIS MEMORIAL
IS DEDICATED TO THE MEN OF
MACKAY AND DISTRICT
WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN
THE GREAT WAR
Left Side Inscription
For God - King And Country

[ Names ]

Back Inscription
REX- GLORIA - PATRIAE

Greater Love Hath No Man

[ Names ]

1914 - 1919

Right Side Inscription
[ Names ]

Condition

Good

Names

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WARDROP, Adam Gladstone

Service number 27137
Driver
7th Field Artillery Brigade
AIF WW1
Born 22 Nov 1886

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GRAFFUNDER, Albert Christopher Julius

Service number 462
Corporal
2nd Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 21 Jul 1890

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WENTFORD, Jack Frederick James

Service number 584
Trooper
2nd Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1

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ARCHBOLD, William James

Service number 3257
Private
41st Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1898

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MACGREGOR, Neil MacEwen

Service number 3514
Private
2nd Pioneer Battalion
AIF WW1

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GRIFFIN, William Alfred

Service number 2436A
Private
47th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1886

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STEVENSON, John

Service number 291
Private
41st Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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FOX, Albert Henry

Service number 1951
Private
9th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1893

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