Bundaberg Service Women's Memorial

Location of Bundaberg Service Women's Memorial

Lions Remembrance Park, Electra Street
Bundaberg West QLD 4670

Plaque mounted on a plinth plus an additionl plaque recording the dedication details.

Inscription

(Main plaque) DEDICATED TO THE WOMEN OF THE AUSTRALIAN DEFENCE FORCE WHO SINCE 1899 HAVE ANSWERED THE CALL WHENEVER AND WHERE EVER REQUIRED TO SERVE THEIR COUNTRY AND THOSE WHO PAID THE SUPREME SACRIFICE LEST WE FORGET (Dedication plaque) UNVEILED BY NINE FOUNDATION MEMBERS OF THE BUNDABERG & DISTRICT EX-SERVICEWOMEN'S ASSN AND DEDICATED ON 21ST JULY 2003

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
  • Somalia, 1992–1994
  • Peacekeeping, 1947–present
  • Unit memorials
Memorial type
Stone/cairn/plinth
Commemorative services held
Quiet Moment - 3rd Monday in July most years, 10.30am
Additional information

The Quiet Moment is a wreath laying held prior to the Association's annual Birthday Luncheon. Every 5th anniversary year (based on 1967) the luncheon is replaced by a weekend Reunion which includes a service on the Sunday morning.

Bundaberg & District Ex Servicewomen's Association - Contact Secretary c/- Bundaberg RSL Sub Branch.

Recorded by
Leone Wilson, Wide Bay and Burnett District RSL
Date recorded
1 July 2009

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