Balmoral War Memorial

Location of Balmoral War Memorial

369 Riding Rd, Balmoral Library
Balmoral QLD 4171

Situated outside the Bulimba Library, the war memorial carries the words of a poem written by Colonel John McCrae in 1915, referring to the red poppies of Flanders Fields in Belgium, now used extensively on Anzac Day wreaths and, in particular, on Remembrance Day.An 'Australia Remembers' plaque was added in 1995.

Inscription

LEST WE FORGOT

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Conflicts commemorated
  • First World War, 1914–1918
  • Second World War, 1939–1945
Memorial type
Stone/cairn/plinth
Recorded by
Shirley and Trevor McIvor
Date recorded
17 April 2009

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