Gordonvale 503rd Parachute Regiment Memorial

Location of Gordonvale 503rd Parachute Regiment Memorial

24km South of Cairns
Gordonvale QLD 4865

A blue and white ceramic tiled plinth memorial on a red tile base. The 503rd Parachute Regiment was an United States Army unit which trained at Gordonvale during World War II.

Inscription

The 503RD PARACHUTE REGT THANKS THE PEOPLE OF GORDONVALE FOR MAKING THIS AREA A PLEASANT HOME.

DEC. 1924 SEPT. 1943

A MULGRAVE SHIRE HISTORICAL SOCIETY PROJECT
MARCH 1979

Conflicts commemorated
Second World War, 1939–1945
Memorial type
Stone/cairn/plinth
Recorded by
Shirley and Trevor McIvor
Date recorded
27 February 2009

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