Casino Returned Servicemen's Memorial Club

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Description

 

The memorial exists on the front wall of the Casino RSM Club and consists of four plaques positioned next to the symbols of The Royal Australian Navy, The Australian Commonwealth Military Forces and The Royal Australian Air Force. Each of the plaques are individually dedicated; to the Korean War of 1950-1956, an Honor Roll dedicated to those Missing In Action in North Korea (donated by Guardian Funerals), the Malayan Emergency and the Indonesian Confrontation and the Vietnam War of 1962-1973.

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

(Please see Veterans List for names)

RAAF

RAAF - 77 SQUADRON

(Please see Veterans List for names)

RAN

RAN - FLEET AIR ARM - 805 SQUADRON

(Please see Veterans List for 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 right):

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 (bottom right):

IN REMEMBRANCE OF THOSE

WHO SERVED DURING THE

VIETNAM WAR

1962 - 1973

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
Ernest Armit RAAF - 77 SQUADRON view
John Ashe 1-2-3 RAR view
Edmund Bourke 1-2-3 RAR view
Francis Brady 1-2-3 RAR view
Mark Browne-Gaylord RAAF - 77 SQUADRON view
Peter Chalmers RAAF - 77 SQUADRON view
John Christie 1-2-3 RAR view
Keith Clarkson RAN - FLEET AIR ARM - 805 SQUADRON view
Maxwell Colbrook RAAF - 77 SQUADRON view
Ronald Coleman RAN - FLEET AIR ARM - 805 SQUADRON view
Address
162 Canterbury St
Casino NSW 2470
Recorded by
Casino RSM Club
Conflict/s
Korea, 1950-1953
Malayan Emergency, 1948-1960
Indonesian Confrontation, 1962-1966
Vietnam, 1962-1975

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