Coffs Harbour Veterans Park War Memorial

Coffs Harbour Veterans Park War Memorial - wall with plaque as centrepieceCoffs Harbour Veterans Park War Memorial - plaque up closeCoffs Harbour Veterans Park War Memorial - sign 1Coffs Harbour Veterans Park War Memorial - sign 2
Description

A light coloured brick wall with a plaque attached stands at the back of a red-coloured concrete paved area. The insignia of the Coffs Harbour and District Vietnam and South East Asia Veterans Assoc Inc set into the paving using coloured concrete. The memorial is located in Veterans Park. The park also features a barbeque shelter and garden beds.

Inscription

Plaque

VIETNAM | KOREA
MALAYA | BORNEO
DEDICATED TO
THOSE WHO SERVED

Sign 1

Veterans Park
COFFS HARBOUR & DISTRICT ASSOCIATION
OF VIETNAM & SOUTH EAST ASIA VETERANS

Sign 2

The Association would like to thank
the following for their co-operation
& assistance without which
the Construction of VETERANS PARK
would not have been possible
COFFS HARBOUR CITY COUNCIL
STATE RAIL AUTHORITY
COFFS HARBOUR BUSINESS HOUSES
FOR THEIR GENEROSITY WITH BUILDING MATERIALS
& FUND RAISING PRIZES
CITIZENS OF COFFS HARBOUR
FOR THEIR SUPPORT OF OUR FUND RAISING ACTIVITIES

Address
Orland Street
Coffs Harbour NSW 2450
Local Government Area
  • Coffs Harbour, City of
Setting
  • Garden/park
Memorial type
  • Wall
Recorded by
Graham Wilson OAM
Established date
c1975
Established Date format: 
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Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Conflict/s
  • Korean War, 1950–53
  • Malayan Emergency, 1950–60
  • Indonesian Confrontation, 1963–66
  • Vietnam War, 1962–75

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