Kingaroy Stone of Remembrance

Location of Kingaroy Stone of Remembrance

11Okm North-East of Dalby, Haly and William Streets
Kingaroy QLD 4610

Stone memorial with laurel wreath and name plaques which were added on both sides of the stone in 1992 for World War I; World War II combined with Korea, Malaya and Vietnam. Roll of Honour 1914–1918 lists 61 names and Lest We Forget. Roll of Honour 1939–1945, Korea, Malaya, Vietnam on opposite side lists 72 names, Lest we Forget. Each name plaque has a Rising Sun badge between the dates of the war.

Inscription

LEST WE FORGET

Refer to additional images for names.

Conflicts commemorated
  • First World War, 1914–1918
  • Second World War, 1939–1945
  • Malayan Emergency, 1948–1960
  • Korean War, 1950–1953
  • Vietnam War, 1962–1972
Memorial type
Stone/cairn/plinth
Commemorative services held
To be confirmed
Additional information

Stone of Remembrance, 29 June 1932. Names of battle areas around frieze.
Stone of Remembrance carrying names is replica of the Imperial War Graves Stone designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens, and is rarely seen apart from Official War Graves.

Recorded by
Shirley and Trevor McIvor
Date recorded
20 March 2009

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