Ascot State School War Memorial

Location of Ascot State School War Memorial

Pringle St
Ascot QLD 4007

A stone boulder memorial with bronze plaque inserted into the front. The memorial is set into the slope adjacent to the sports field and is centre of all remembrance commemorations at the school. The boulder is surrounded by a small, low rock wall, framing the location.

Inscription

[School Crest] [RSL Crest]

IN MEMORY OF

PAST

ASCOT STATE SCHOOL

STUDENTS

WHO DIED IN WARS

ERECTED BY THE CLAYFIELD-TOOMBUL R.S.L.

TO COMMWEMORATE THE 75TH JUBILEE CELEBRATIONS

AT ASCOT STATE SCHOOL APRIL 1995

Conflicts commemorated
  • Sudan, 1885
  • South Africa War, 1899–1902
  • Boxer Rebellion, 1900–1901
  • First World War, 1914–1918
  • Second World War, 1939–1945
  • Malayan Emergency, 1948–1960
  • Korean War, 1950–1953
  • Indonesian Confrontation, 1962–1966
  • Vietnam War, 1962–1972
  • Gulf War, 1990–1991
  • Somalia, 1992–1994
  • Peacekeeping, 1947–present
Memorial type
Stone/cairn/plinth
Commemorative services held

The school conducts an ANZAC Day commemoration at the memorial each year.

Additional information

Ascot State School website - www.ascotss.eq.edu.au

Recorded by
Bill Best, Clayfield-Toombul RSL Sub Branch/Shirley and Trevor McIvor
Date recorded
15 April 2009

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