Mapleton Memorial Stone

Location of Mapleton Memorial Stone

Mapleton RSL Memorial Park, Blackall Range Road
Mapleton QLD 4560

Mapleton's second memorial erected within the Mapleton RSL Memorial Park due to traffic restrictions the original Memorial Cairn. A large stone memorial with small plaque inserted at the centre top. The stone sits on stepped concrete base painted white. A low fence with four white posts and chain surrounds it and a flagpole sits to the right. Follwing a grant from the Department of Veterans' Affairs, Rolls of Honour plaques were installed on the memorial, listing the names of both First and Second World War servicemen from the district who died during those conflicts.

Inscription

LEST WE FORGET

[Rolls of Honour]

Conflicts commemorated
  • First World War, 1914–1918
  • Second World War, 1939–1945
Memorial type
Stone/cairn/plinth
Commemorative services held

ANZAC Day

The commemorative service is preceded by a march supported by the Nambour Salvation Army Band. The march will commence at 8.45am from the corner of Flaxton Drive and Wilga Court, Mapleton. The Commemoration Service follows, commencing at 9.00am. Morning tea is available after the service.

Contact: Rod Curtis, Secretary, Mapleton RSL Sub Branch. Ph: (07)5445 7171 or email: rodcurtis@bigpond.com. Alternatively, contact the Sub Branch President, Denis Griggs on (07)5441 6718.

Recorded by
Shirley and Trevor McIvor/Rod Curtis, Secretary, Mapleton RSL Sub Branch
Date recorded
25 March 2009

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