Mackay Vietnam War Memorial

Location of Mackay Vietnam War Memorial

Jubilee Park,Alfred Street
Mackay QLD 4740

The memorial is a replica of the original Long Tan Memorial in Veitnam. It is set in front of a low brick wall, which displays small brass plaques to Vietnam Veterans from the region who have died. Dedicated on 18 August 1996 on the 30th Anniversary of the Battle of Long Tan, as at 2005 there were 12 small brass plaques attached.

Inscription

DEDICATED ON THE 18TH AUG. 1996

IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO

SERVED, SUFFERED AND DIED

IN VIETNAM

1962-1973

LEST WE FORGET

Conflicts commemorated
Vietnam War, 1962–1972
Memorial type
Cenotaph/shrine
Commemorative services held

ANZAC Day Dawn Services held in Jubilee Park, followed by another service later in the morning.

Recorded by
Glen Hall, Mackay Historical Society
Date recorded
5 March 2009

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