Agnes Water / Seventeen Seventy Cenotaph

Location of Agnes Water / Seventeen Seventy Cenotaph

Intersection Round Hill Road and Captain Cook Drive
Agnes Water QLD 4677

Constructed from eight black granite panels with smaller panels on top. All mounted on a two tier pebble covered concrete plinth with gold inscriptions. Two flagpoles.

Inscription

Front and back:
To the memory of those who served.
The price of liberty is eternal vigilance.
3 x Shields (RAN, ACMF, RAAF)
LEST WE FORGET.

Both ends: Shield (RSLA) - The Ode.

Conflicts commemorated
  • Sudan, 1885
  • South Africa War, 1899–1902
  • Boxer Rebellion, 1900–1901
  • 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
  • Gulf War, 1990–1991
  • Somalia, 1992–1994
  • Peacekeeping, 1947–present
  • Unit memorials
Memorial type
Cenotaph/shrine
Commemorative services held

ANZAC Day, Remembrance Day, Vietnam Veterans Day

Additional information

Built in 1997, the project is a work in progress.

Recorded by
Harry Gallaher, Gladstone Regional Art Gallery and Museum
Date recorded
27 March 2009

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