Other Tasmanian Avenues - Bagdad
The ceremony of tree planting in commemoration of Bagdad residents who have joined the AIF took place recently. A large number assisted with the work. Twenty-five pine trees were planted on the main road at Upper Bagdad, under the supervision of Councillor H Blake. Substantial guards have been erected to protect the young trees. Afternoon tea was provided for the volunteer workers by the ladies of the Bagdad Red Cross
The Mercury September 10th 1918 p3
In memory of the brave
On Saturday afternoon tree planting in memory of fallen soldiers took place, and many people attended to help. Trees were planted along the main road in Upper Bagdad. The ladies served afternoon tea, which was very much appreciated.
Bagdad, Southern Tasmania. August 26.
Weekly Courier August 29th 1918 p33