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Location Ken MacPherson Memorial Gardens, Main Street, Proserpine, Whitsunday - Queensland, Australia
Type memorial
Description

Bricked wall with white marble honour rolls attached

This memorial has now been demolished. Soon after 25 April 2020 the marble plaques and military badge were removed and handed over to the Prosperpine branch of the RSL. A new and upgraded War Memorial is planned to be completed ready for the 2022 ANZAC services.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

PROSERPINE
SHIRE
COUNCIL
1914 1919
TO THE MEMORY
OF THOSE BRAVE VOLUNTEERS FROM PROSERPINE
WHO MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE DURING
THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919

NAME UNIT KILLED IN ACTION
(Names)

In the hospital ward, or the battles fierce clash,
Their souls to the maker have sped
We ask of our country to cherish their names
Amongst - the immortal dead
H. H. Booth

R. Shepherd. Chairman.
E. E. Kemp Shire Clerk.

1939 - 1945

Name. Unit. Date Of
Death.

[ Names ]

Korea

[ Name ]

1939 - 1945

Name. Unit. Date Of
Death.

[ Names ]

Condition

Good

Names

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BELL, Henry

Service number 6713
Private
15th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Nov 1896

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FERGUSON, Oswald Edward

Service number 3913
Flight Sergeant
No. 10 Squadron (RAAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 9 Mar 1911

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ROSS, Francis Adrian Oscar Herbert

Service number 6305
Private
9th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 2 Jan 1900

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