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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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PORTER, Simon Fahey

Service number 4632
Captain
15th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 4 Sep 1886

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JEWELL, James William

Service number 6042
Private
9th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 18 Apr 1892

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RANDELL, Alfred Ernest

Service number 2494
Private
47th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1891

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WENTFORD, Jack Frederick James

Service number 584
Trooper
2nd Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1

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ARMSTRONG, Thomas Acheson

Lieutenant
33rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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HOWARD, Walter

Service number 2445
Private
47th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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ENGLISH, Michael Joseph

Service number 4311
Private
9th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 13 Sep 1885

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ARCHBOLD, William James

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

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