Owens and Beatrice Creeks Honour Board 1939–1945

Location of Owens and Beatrice Creeks Honour Board 1939–1945

Gargett Hotel,
Jim Moule Street,
(36km west of Mackay off the Mackay-Eungella Road)
Gargett QLD 4741

Timber Honour Board listing the names of 41 men and women who served in WWII.

(2 Killed in Action; 1 Accidentally Killed; 3 Australian Womens Army Service)

Inscription

OWENS AND BEATRICE CREEKS
ROLL OF HONOUR

[NAMES] [NAMES]

(refer to additional images for list of names)

Conflicts commemorated
Second World War, 1939–1945
Memorial type
Honour board
Commemorative services held
To be confirmed
Additional information

Roll of Honor Legend:

  • A.W.A.S. Australian Womens Army Service
  • A.K. Accidentally Killed
  • K. in A. Killed in Action
  • This wooden Roll of Honour once hung with a picture of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth in the old dance hall at Owens Creek, near the residence of Llew Harris. Llew Harris transferred it to the Gargett Hotel in the 1990s for better security as the hall was becoming dilapidated.

    Recorded by
    Glen Hall, Mackay Historical Society. Col Benson, Mackay RSL Historian.
    Date recorded
    9 March 2009

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