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Casino Returned Servicemen's Club Memorial

Casino Returned Servicemen's Club Memorial
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Description / Background

A series of memorial plaques are located on the front wall of the Casino Returned Servicemen's Club. Four dedication plaques are positioned next to the symbols of the Royal Australian Navy, Australian Commonwealth Military Forces and Royal Australian Air Force. Three plaques are in honour of the Korean War, Malayan Emergency and Indonesian Confrontation and the Vietnam War. The fourth is an honour roll dedicated to those Missing In Action in North Korea, donated by Guardian Funerals.

Inscription

Plaque 1 (top left)

IN MEMORY OF
KOREA
1950 - 1956

Plaque 2 (bottom left)

LEST WE FORGET
OUR COMRADES WHO REMAIN ON THE BATTLEFIELD OF NORTH KOREA

ARMY
ARMY 1 - 2 - 3 RAR
[Names]
RAAF
RAAF - 77 SQUADRON
[Names]
RAN
RAN - FLEET AIR ARM - 805 SQUADRON
[Names]

MISSING IN ACTION THEIR SOULS FINDING THEIR WAY HOME
THIS PLAQUE WAS GENEROUSLY DONATED BY GUARDIAN FUNERALS AS A COMMUNITY SERVICE PROJECT

Plaque 3 (top centre)

MALAYAN EMERGENCY
31.5.1950 - 31.7.1960

NUMBER ENLISTED: 7,000 ARMY
KILLED IN ACTION DIED OF WOUNDS AND OTHER CASUSES: 36
WOUNDED: 20

INDONESIAN CONFRONTATION
10.10.1963 - 1.10.1966

NUMBER ENLISTED: 3,500 ARMY
KILLED IN ACTION DIED OF WOUNDS AND OTHER CAUSES: 15
WOUNDED: 9

Plaque 4 (top right)

IN REMEMBRANCE OF THOSE
WHO SERVED DURING THE
VIETNAM WAR
1962 - 1973

Veterans listed on this memorial

Last held rank Given name Family name Conflict/s Service No. Service Campaign Read more
Ernest Armit view
John Ashe view
Edmund Bourke view
Francis Brady view
Mark Browne-Gaylord view
Peter Chalmers view
John Christie view
Keith Clarkson view
Maxwell Colbrook view
Ronald Coleman view

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Address
162 Canterbury Street
Casino NSW 2470
Local Government Area
Richmond Valley Council
Setting
Building – outside
Memorial type
Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
Casino RSM Club
Conflict/s
Korean War, 1950–53
Malayan Emergency, 1950–60
Indonesian Confrontation, 1963–66
Vietnam War, 1962–75