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Surfers Paradise Esplanade Memorial Digger

Description
This memorial is a stone digger leaning against a rifle and standing on a rock base, positioned on a concrete step. There is a plaque front centre of the step.
Location
Tricket Street, Surfers Paradise Qld 4217

Location of Surfers Paradise Esplanade Memorial Digger

Inscription
In the greatest appreciation and dedicated to the brave Australians who gave the ultimate sacrifice, their life, in protecting the Australian way of life.
Conflicts commemorated
South Africa War, 1899-1902
First World War, 1914-1918
Second World War, 1939-1945
Malayan Emergency, 1948-1960
Korean War, 1950-1953
Indonesian Confrontation 1962-66
Vietnam War, 1962-1972
Gulf War, 1990-1991
Somalia, 1992-1994
Peace-Keeping, 1947-Present
Memorial type
Statue
Recorded by
Peter Church, Gold Coast City Council
Date recorded
18 March 2009

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