Dunwich War Memorial

Dunwich, QLD

Location
Dunwich war memorial, North Stradbroke Island, Queensland
Queensland Department of Environment and Heritage Protection

Key Information

Memorial Name
Dunwich War Memorial
Address

Welsby Street, Dunwich QLD 4183

Memorial Type
Cairn
Conflicts
First World War, 1914–18
Second World War, 1939–45
Korean War, 1950–53
Malayan Emergency, 1950–60
Vietnam War, 1962–75
Indonesian Confrontation, 1963–66
Dedication Date
11 Mar 1967
Accessibility
Public

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Richard Martin was almost 23 when he enlisted in the Australian Imperial Force on 17 December 1914. He gave his birth place as Dunedin, New Zealand, declaring

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In late March, Martin was found absent without leave, and on top of forfeiting eight days’ pay, was punished with 168 hours of heavy labouring duties. In early

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