Stanthorpe War Memorial

Location of Stanthorpe War Memorial

Weeroona Park, Marsh Street
Stanthorpe QLD 4380

Curved Sandstone wall on raised circular dias of steps. The new memorial replaces the original WW2 memorial. A significant flagpole has been erected behind the wall. The Memorial displays 6 plaques with Rolls of Honour and Tri-services badges.

Inscription

LEST WE FORGET/

Refer to additional images.

Conflicts commemorated
  • First World War, 1914–1918
  • Second World War, 1939–1945
  • Korean War, 1950–1953
  • Vietnam War, 1962–1972
Memorial type
Cenotaph/shrine
Commemorative services held

Yes - The main commemorative services are now held at this memorial.

Additional information

Anzac Day services were originally held at the WWI Memorial Pavillion, but due to difficulty accessing the site, the new memorial was built to replace the original WW2 memorial and the commemorations focussed here.

Recorded by
Dennis Stocks and Doug Tanner
Date recorded
17 March 2009

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