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

The memorial has a number of elements. In the background is a light coloured brick wall with a plaque attached and the foreground is red brick with the insignia of the Coffs Harbour and District Vietnam and South East Asia Veterans Assoc Inc set in coloured concrete. The small park named Veterans Park also has a barbeque shelter and garden beds.

Inscription

Sign 1:

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

Plaque:

VIETNAM | KOREA
MALAYA | BORNEO
DEDICATED TO
THOSE WHO SERVED

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
Location/surrounding area
Coffs Harbour Veterans Park War Memorial [-30.298531, 153.137798]
Recorded by
Graham Wilson OAM
Dedication date
c1975
Conflict/s
Korean War
Malaya-Borneo Emergency
Vietnam War

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