Yeronga War Memorial

Location of Yeronga War Memorial

Yeronga Memorial Park, Ipswich Road
Yeronga QLD 4104

Domed mausoleum with four marble interior plaques supported by a central pedestal. The plaques commemorated 97 individuals from the Yeronga district, formally known as the Stephens Shire, who made the supreme sacrifice during the First World War. There is an additional dedication plaque on the eastern face of the central pedestal. The memorial is enclosed by green painted wrought iron gates and surrounded by a paved pathway and landscaping. There are lamps inserted into the apex of the dome, signifying a stylised eternal flame of remembrance.

Inscription

JULY 1921
ERECTED
BY THE RESIDENTS OF
STEPHENS SHIRE AND DISTRICT
IN APPRECIATION OF OUR BOYS
WHO SACRIFICED THEIR LIVES IN
THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919
_________*_________

Conflicts commemorated
First World War, 1914–1918
Memorial type
Cenotaph/shrine
Commemorative services held

ANZAC Day commemorations are held at the memorial on 25 April each year.

Recorded by
Shirley and Trevor McIvor
Date recorded
15 April 2009

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