Bundaberg National Service Memorial

Location of Bundaberg National Service Memorial

Lions Remembrance Park, Electra Street
Bundaberg West QLD 4670

Erected on the 14 February 2000, the memorial consists of a concrete plinth, supporting a marble tablet with inscription.

Inscription

BUNDABERG SUB BRANCH NATIONAL SERVICEMEN'S ASSOC. OF AUST. (Q) INC. THIS PLAQUE RECOGNISES THE SERVICE BY 314,000 YOUNG MEN WHO UNDERWENT NATIONAL SERVICE TRAINING FOR AUSTRALIA'S DEFENCE BETWEEN 1951-72. "THEY ALSO SERVE WHO ONLY STAND & WAIT"

Conflicts commemorated
  • Malayan Emergency, 1948–1960
  • Korean War, 1950–1953
  • Indonesian Confrontation, 1962–1966
  • Vietnam War, 1962–1972
  • Peacekeeping, 1947–present
  • Unit memorials
Memorial type
Stone/cairn/plinth
Commemorative services held

Part of the Battle for Australia, Australian National Flag and International Mariners Day service - 10.30am, 3 September.

Recorded by
Shirley and Trevor McIvor/Leone Wilson, Secretary, Wide Bay and Burnett District RSL
Date recorded
24 February 2009

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