Marian War Memorial

Location of Marian War Memorial

Anzac Place, Blackmur Street
Marian QLD 4753

Black marble vertical slab, highly polished and set into a low step pedestal. RSL badge surrmounts the inscription which is displayed in gold lettering.

Inscription

[RSL Badge]

In Memory of

THE MEN AND WOMEN

OF MARIAN AND DISTRICTS

WHO SERVED THEIR COUNTRY

MAY THE SPIRIT OF ANZAC

REMAIN ETERNAL

LEST WE FORGET

Conflicts commemorated
  • First World War, 1914–1918
  • Second World War, 1939–1945
  • Malayan Emergency, 1948–1960
  • Korean War, 1950–1953
  • Indonesian Confrontation, 1962–1966
  • Vietnam War, 1962–1972
  • Peacekeeping, 1947–present
Memorial type
Stone/cairn/plinth
Commemorative services held

ANZAC Day Arrangements

Assembly for the parade is at 3.45am at the Marian Mill office block in ANZAC Avenue Marian (opposite the mill). The parade will march off at 4.00am

The General public is welcome to participate in the march.

Period vehicles will be allocated to transport ex service personnel and invited guests.

Ceremonies are conducted at ANZAC Place, Blackmur Street, beside the Community Hall, timed to commence at 4.20am.

Invited guests, organisations and members of the Public are invited to lay wreaths. For 2010 the Sub Branch will be providing a complimentary sausage sizzle breakfast, an entertainment program, and light refreshments served in the Community Hall.

Contact Details:
Jeff Riddel
The Secretary,
RSL Marian sub Branch,
PO Box 81
Marian QLD 4753
email: riddel@bigpond.com
Ph: 07 49595943

Recorded by
Glen Hall, Mackay Historical Society/Jeff Riddel, Secretary, Marian RSL Sub Branch
Date recorded
4 March 2009

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