The Resource Beenleigh War Memorial, re-dedicated with Memorial Wall, Queensland, 11th November 1995

Beenleigh War Memorial, re-dedicated with Memorial Wall, Queensland, 11th November 1995

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Beenleigh War Memorial, re-dedicated with Memorial Wall, Queensland, 11th November 1995
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Beenleigh War Memorial, re-dedicated with Memorial Wall, Queensland, 11th November 1995
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Summary
  • Plaques on the wall commeorate left to right: World War I, Korea, Vietnam and World War II
  • The memorial was originally located on the corner of James and Kent Streets, Beenleigh and was unveiled on 21st November 1925. The Beenleigh War Memorial was built by German master craftsman Peter Hortz Snr., who became a naturalised Australian in 1921. Made of concrete, it was moved to the corner of James and Crete Streets in 1995
  • "This War Memorial was relocated, restored and refurbished to commemorate the fallen of all conflicts, by the citizens of the city of Gold Coast in the year of the fiftieth anniversary of the end of World War 11. Lest we forget. R. A. Stevens, Mayor, 11 November 1995."--Inscription on plaque
  • The water trough which formed the base of the Memorial was to provide drinking water for horses in the early days
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  • Monuments
  • Memorials
  • Beenleigh (Qld.)
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Beenleigh War Memorial, re-dedicated with Memorial Wall, Queensland, 11th November 1995
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Dimensions
24.5 x 18.5 cm.
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photographic print
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Unknown.
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black and white
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  • Copyright restrictions apply. Permission must be sought from the copyright owner to reproduce this image for purposes other than research and study. Please contact the Local Studies Library for further information.
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Label
Beenleigh War Memorial, re-dedicated with Memorial Wall, Queensland, 11th November 1995
Publication
Dimensions
24.5 x 18.5 cm.
Extent
photographic print
Immediate source of acquisition
Unknown.
Other physical details
black and white
Terms governing use
  • Copyright restrictions apply. Permission must be sought from the copyright owner to reproduce this image for purposes other than research and study. Please contact the Local Studies Library for further information.
  • <a href="https://digitalbank.goldcoast.qld.gov.au/vital/access/manager/Copyright" target="_blank">Click here for further information about copyright</A>

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