Jimboomba World War II Memorial

Location of Jimboomba World War II Memorial

Rotary Park, 1-27 Johanna Street
Jimboomba QLD 4280

The memorial is centrally located around a large stone displaying a bronze Roll of Honour commemorating 28 members of the services who enlisted from the Jimboomba District and served Australia in the 1939 - 1945 War.

The main stone is surrounded by low brick walls and backed by a memorial flagpole. There is also a 1995 'Australia Remembers' dedication plaque attached to the right side wall.

Inscription

IN HONOUR OF
THOSE MEMBERS OF THE SERVICES
WHO ENLISTED FROM THE JIMBOOMBA DISTRICT
AND SERVED AUSTRALIA IN THE 1939 - 1945 WAR
[NAMES]
LEST WE FORGET

Dedication plaque:

AUSTRALIA REMEMBERS

1945-1995

MONUMENT DESIGN AND

CONSTRUCTION BY

JIMBOOMBA RSL SUB BRANCH

DEDICATED

BY

THE Hon. MARY CRAWFORD M.P.

MEMBER FOR FORDE

19 AUGUST 1995

Conflicts commemorated
Second World War, 1939–1945
Memorial type
Stone/cairn/plinth
Commemorative services held

ANZAC DAY Dawn Service: Conducted at the Jimboomba First World War Memorial, Honara Street, Jimboomba 4280 - Commencing at 4.25am.

Followed by a 'Gunfire' Breakfast at the adjoining Jimboomba Library and Community Centre from 5.00am.

ANZAC DAY Parade: Forms up at Jimboomba State School, Mt Lindsay Highway - Commencing at 7.00am, it then proceeds along Cusack Lane to Rotary Park.
ANZAC Day Commemoration Service: Conducted at Jimboomba Rotary Park - commencing at 7.30am. Followed by traditional ANZAC Day activities to be detailed at the completion of the Commenoration Service.

For more information, contact: Peter Davies, Deputy President, Jimboomba RSL Sub-Branch, M: 0413 761 089 - Email: jimboombarsl@hotmail.com or Brett McCreadie 0419 792 517.

Recorded by
Dennis Stock / Logan City Council - Parks Branch/Peter Davies, Deputy President, Jimboomba RSL Sub-Branch
Date recorded
9 March 2009

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