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Australian War Animal Memorial Organisation Inc.

First War Animal Memorial for a school in Australia

Posted by on Dec 21, 2013 in For Schools, Memorials, Schools | 0 comments

Plaque commemorates all animals who were lost in war. The school is the first school in Australia to have a War Memorial Plaque dedicated solely to animals lost in war. Students from the school asked their principal how they could honour war heroes as a large percentage of students are dependents of soldiers from the near by Enoggera military camp. Brigadier Greg Bilton  CSC, ADC 7th Brigade-Enoggera,  unveiled the plaque situated in the school grounds. The President of Australia War Animal Memorials ,Nigel Allsopp, arranged the plaque and animals for the day whilst the school staff arranged the event.  Animals attending included a heavy horse, 3x Light horsemen, 2 x Donkeys, 3x RAAF military working dogs and 3x Explosive detection dogs from the army engineers- 2 CER. Animals have played a very significant role in assisting our defence forces over the...

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Planning permission approved for Animal War Memorial site

Posted by on Dec 21, 2013 in Memorials, News, News & Events, Public Parks | 0 comments

After the perquisite wait of 60 days or community feed back, the Toowoomba city council have approved the Australian War Animal Memorial site to be located at Mothers Memorial site...

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