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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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RAE, John McLean

Service number 6085
Private
9th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 3 Jul 1895

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FOX, Albert Henry

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

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WILKINSON, Sydney

Service number 461
Corporal
31st Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1890

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GARRAWAY, Alan Edward de Joyne

Service number 3843
Gunner
3rd Field Artillery Brigade
AIF WW1
Born 28 Jul 1897

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SHAW, William Ernest

Service number 665
Private
26th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 18 Jun 1889

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PORTER, Simon Fahey

Service number 4632
Captain
15th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Oct 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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EDWARDS, Sydney Herbert

Service number 3333
Corporal
49th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 20 Jan 1886

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