Bundaberg Vietnam War Memorial

Location of Bundaberg Vietnam War Memorial

Lions Remembrance Park, Electra Street
Bundaberg West QLD 4670

Plaque mounted on a plinth, with smaller plaques containing the names of three local individuals who died in South Vietnam. A second plaque indicatesthe dedication details and additional smaller personal plaques have been added to remember Vietnam Veteran members who have passed away.

Inscription

(Main plaque) IN REMEMBRANCE OF THOSE WHO PAID THE SUPREME SACRIFICE AND THOSE WHO SERVED IN SOUTH VIETNAM 1962 - 1973 Lest We Forget (lower, dedication plaque) MEMORIAL DEDICATED BY VIETNAM VETERAN PASTOR S.W. LAW B.A. (THEOLOGY) 27th October 1999 (upper, honour roll plaque - left, centre and right) Raymond Kevin NICHOLS 1797, WO 1 South Vietnam 21 Oct. 1970 to 28 Dec. 1970 106 Field Workshop Ronald Wayne SALZMANN 1732899, Cpl South Vietnam 27 Mar. 1968 to 18 Feb. 1969 B Coy, 3 RAR Leslie James WESTON 1731955, Pte, KIA South Vietnam 19 May 1967 to 30 Sep. 1967 2 RAR

Conflicts commemorated
  • Vietnam War, 1962–1972
  • Unit memorials
Memorial type
Stone/cairn/plinth
Commemorative services held
Vietnam Veterans Day, 18th August.
Additional information

One of the two first memorials to be erected in Lions Remembrance Park - the other being the Korean War Memorial. Both were dedicated on the same day.

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

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