Ingham National Service Memorial

Location of Ingham National Service Memorial

Ingham, 109km North of Townsville, in the Keith Payne VC Botaniical Gardens, Palm Terrace (opposite Jane Street)
Ingham QLD 4850

Memorial is a large shaped rock with a plaque attached. Mounted on a marble tiled base.

Inscription

NATIONAL SERVICE MEMORIAL / Commemorating the 287,000 young men / called up for national service in the / Navy, Army and Airforce between 1951 and 1972. / Of them, 197 were killed and 1479 wounded overseas. / They served Australia. / Erected by Ingham and District Branch National Servicemen's Association of Australia (QLD) / Unveiled 2004

Conflicts commemorated
  • Malayan Emergency, 1948–1960
  • Korean War, 1950–1953
  • Indonesian Confrontation, 1962–1966
  • Vietnam War, 1962–1972
Memorial type
Stone/cairn/plinth
Recorded by
Robert Giuliano - Hinchinbrook Shire Council
Date recorded
21 April 2009

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