Halifax War Memorial

Location of Halifax War Memorial

Halifax, 18km north-est of Ingham. Memorial is located in the centre of Macrossan Street and River Avenue
Halifax QLD 4850

An obelisk on a stepped base, set on a circular concrete base with concrete obelisks and a chain fence protecting the memorial from traffic. The whole memorial is painted white.

Inscription

Plaques read: The Great War 1914–1918 Lest we forget; They died that we might live; Their names liveth for ever (note the plural); In memory of those who gave their lives.
On the adjacent flagpole is the inscription: To the memory of the fallen of the 1939–1945 and Korean Wars. Presented to The Lower Herbert District by the Herbert River Sub-Branch RSSAILA. Centenary Year 1959.

Conflicts commemorated
  • First World War, 1914–1918
  • Second World War, 1939–1945
  • Korean War, 1950–1953
Memorial type
Column/obelisk/pillar
Recorded by
Shirley and Trevor McIvor/Dennis Stocks and Doug Tanner
Date recorded
20 March 2009

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