Capella War Memorial

Location of Capella War Memorial

Crinum Street
51km north of Emerald
(Gregory Highway)
Capella QLD 4723

A marble octagonal memorial set on circular bases, flanked by two flagpoles. Names of fallen World War I soldiers are listed together with their regimental number, name, battalion, killed or died of wounds, date and place of death. Plaques around the top of the memorial list name and AIF or RAAF for the fallen of World War II.A low chain fencesurroundsthe base of the memorial, with a short path leading to the cracked paving. The rear of the main memorial is dominated by a unique personal memorial in the form of a stylised cross, set into the ground. It is formed by coloured gravel and commemorates the service of Vincent Allen Daniels, ex-Royal Australian Artillery, WWII, to the continuation of the RSL in the district.

Inscription

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Conflicts commemorated
  • First World War, 1914–1918
  • Second World War, 1939–1945
Memorial type
Cenotaph/shrine
Recorded by
Shirley and Trevor McIvor
Date recorded
2 March 2009

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