Cardwell War Memorial
The column with orb and cross on a white stepped base is situated on the Bruce Highway, and is surrounded by a white wooden fence.
A plaque paying tribute to those who participated in South East Asian campaigns was unveiled 25 April 1989
Erected in memory of 2 names killed in action, France, during the Great War 1914-1919. Duty nobly done, and Erected in memory of 5 names, killed in action or died on active service during World War II, 1939-1935, Duty nobly done.
A second plaque pays tribute to those who participated in South East Asian campaigns.
- Conflicts commemorated
- 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
- Memorial type
- Additional information
Mason was Melrose and Fenwick of Townsville.
The second plaque was unveiled by G Stenhouse, Deputy Commissioner, Department of Veteran Affairs.
Additional plaques were added in May 1992, May 1993, and in May 1994 including an Australian Red Cross Avenue plaque and a Girl Guides plaque honouring their families who were involved in wars.
- Recorded by
- Shirley and Trevor McIvor
- Date recorded
- 2 March 2009