Bribie Island RSL and Citizens Club Memorial

Location of Bribie Island RSL and Citizens Club Memorial

Toorbul Street and McDonald Street, Bongaree, Bribie Island. 67km north of Brisbane
Bongaree QLD 4507

Black marble cairn with the words IN REMEMBRANCE inscribed in white. Representation of tri-service bades adorned the three other sides. The cairn is backed by a low brick wall displaying the conflicts commemorated in small plaques.

Inscription

IN REMEMBRANCE

THIS MEMORIAL WAS DEDICATED TO THOSE
WHO SERVED AND DIED IN THE CAMPAIGNS
IN WHICH AUSTRALIA HAS BEEN INVOLVED
AND WAS UNVEILED BY
MR. R.W.T. SUESS. OAM
IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT
QUEENSLAND STATE BRANCH
RETURNED AND SERVICES LEAGUE OF AUSTRALIA
ON 14TH AUGUST 1994

Conflicts commemorated
  • South Africa War, 1899–1902
  • 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
Memorial type
Structure
Commemorative services held

Yes

Additional information

The memorial is part of a larger complex at the Memorial Park that contains war trophies of each of the services. Additional images indicate the specific elements.

Recorded by
Dennis Stocks and Doug Tanner, Shirley and Trevor McIvor, and Redcliffe Museum
Date recorded
24 February 2009

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