Nambour War Memorial Cairn

Location of Nambour War Memorial Cairn

Quota Park, Matthew Street
Nambour QLD 4560

A square sandstone memorial cairn located before the new obelisk memorial, closer to the entrance. It sits on a two stepped base and has a large metal plaque inserted at the front and back.

Inscription

Front plaque reads: NAMBOUR REMEMBERS THOSE WHO SERVED. THEY SHALL GROW NOT OLD AS WE THAT ARE LEFT GROW OLD. AGE SHALL NOT WEARY THEM, NOR THE YEARS CONDEMN. AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN AND IN THE MORNING WE WILL REMEMBER THEM. LEST WE FORGET

Back plaque reads: MAROOCHY SHIRE WAR DEAD. AUSTRALIA REMEMBERS 1945 - 1995. WORLD WAR I (Refer to additional images on this page for the names listed) WORLD WAR II (Refer to additional images on this page for the names listed) VIETNAM (Refer to additional images on this page for the name listed)

Conflicts commemorated
  • First World War, 1914–1918
  • Second World War, 1939–1945
  • Vietnam War, 1962–1972
Memorial type
Stone/cairn/plinth
Recorded by
Shirley and Trevor McIvor
Date recorded
1 April 2009

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