Rollingstone RSL Dawn Service Memorial

Location of Rollingstone RSL Dawn Service Memorial

Balgal Beach
Rollingstone QLD 4816

The memorial features a two-tiered dark tiled platform topped by four black marble headstones. Each headstone is inscribed separately with NAVY ARMY AIR FORCE and WOMENS SERVICES on the reverse. The obverse looks out to the sea. On each obverse is etched a serviceman from one of the three services and womens services. The memorial has a gold on black plaque featuring the words LEST WE FORGET. Three other plaques acknowledge the participants on the dedication and consecration ceremony, the second sponsors and donors and the third acknowledges the RSL committee. The memorial features four inbuilt lights on the corners.

Inscription

ARMY NAVY AIRFORCE WOMENS SERVICES

LEST WE FORGET

Conflicts commemorated
  • First World War, 1914–1918
  • Second World War, 1939–1945
  • Vietnam War, 1962–1972
  • Other
Memorial type
Cenotaph/shrine
Commemorative services held
ANZAC Day dawn service, Vietnam Veterans Day.
Additional information

The Cenotaph has also been used by the Catholic Youth Cross in 2006, The National Servicemens Association and private commemorations.

Recorded by
Ewan Cameron
Date recorded
18 April 2009

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