Clifton War Memorial

Location of Clifton War Memorial

King and Edward Street - 56km south of Toowoomba
Clifton QLD 4361

The memorial is made of rectangular sandstone blocks on a stepped base, with a tower on the top featuring crosses. It is surrounded by privet hedges, always neatly trimmed, and floodlit at night. Plaques carry 28 names for 1914–1918 war, and 13 names for 1939–1945 war.


Inscriptions on two marble plaques read:
/From Death Unto Life, and We Shall Remember Them/
in old English print.

Conflicts commemorated
  • First World War, 1914–1918
  • Second World War, 1939–1945
Memorial type
Additional information

This memorial has outstanding significance as the only memorial of its shape in Queensland; as an historical record of local participation and sacrifice in wars.

Recorded by
Shirley and Trevor McIvor
Date recorded
1 April 2009

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