Townsville Grammar School Roll of Honour

Details

Location 45 Paxton Street, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
Type memorial
Description

The memorial consists of a reinforced concrete base and polished granite exterior on the top and sides. The front face displays past Grammarians who gave their lives in war. The top of the Memorial contains the names of past students and teachers killed in various wars in 3 columns. There were 22 killed in World War I; 36 in World War II; and 1 during the Vietnam War. There is also a dedication plaque displayed below.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened 24 April 2002
Inscription

[School Crest] Past Grammarians who gave their lives in War.[Tri-Services Crest]

World War I World War II World War II

[Names] [Names] [Names]

VIETNAM WAR

[Name]

We Will Not Forget Them

The inscription on dedciation plaque reads:

THIS MONUMENT WAS

MADE POSSIBLE AND

ERECTED WITH JOINT

EFFORTS FROM THE PAST

GRAMMARIANS ASSOCIATION

AND THE GRAMMAR SCHOOL

WORKS STAFF.

IT WAS UNVEILED ON

24TH APRIL, 2002

Condition

Good

Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

MARKS, Herbert Henry Somerset

Service number 2111
Private
41st Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 29 Aug 1897

FOOT, Alexander Madden

Service number 244
Trooper
5th Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 15 Jul 1892

FOOT, Henry Daintree

Service number 135
Lance Corporal
15th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 10 Sep 1883

ARMSTRONG, Thomas Acheson

Lieutenant
33rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

TILLIDGE, Henry William

Service number 1707
Private
15th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1 Jan 1891

JAMESON, Charles Chalmers

Service number 1019
Second Lieutenant
42nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 6 Dec 1895

JURD, Milton Keith

Service number Q130096
Flight Sergeant
No. 460 Squadron (RAAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 29 Jan 1924

JOHNSON, Christian Martin

Service number OFFICER
Captain
25th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 25 May 1892

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