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ROLL OF HONOUR
1867 - 1883

Rank Name

Last Station

Date

Image

Constable Patrick W. CAHILL
Shot by Gold Commissioner, Thomas John Griffin, at the MacKenzie River crossing, near Rockhampton, while performing Gold Escort duty.

Clermont Gold Escort

6 November 1867

Patrick W. CAHILL
Constable John F. POWER
Shot by Gold Commissioner, Thomas John Griffin, at the MacKenzie River crossing, near Rockhampton, while performing Gold Escort duty.

Clermont Gold Escort

6 November 1867

John F. POWER
Sub-Inspector George DYAS
Speared to death while on Gold Escort duty at Rocky Creek near Normanton.

Normanton

24 January 1881

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Sub-Inspector Henry P. KAYE
Speared to death at the Woolgar Goldfield, north of Hughenden.

Normanton

14 September 1881

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Cadet Sub- Inspector

Mark BERESFORD
Speared and clubbed to death in the McKinlay Range, near Cloncurry District.

Cloncurry, NMP

24 January 1883

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Constable William DWYER
Killed by an outlaw known as Wild Toby at Woleene Creek, near Taroom.

Taroom

26 January 1883

William DWYER

 

 

Last updated 31/08/2007