Mullumbimby Cenotaph

Description

Cenotaph constructed from masonry blocks, featuring a cross. A black granite face displays the three service badges, and the names of conflicts involving Australia from the First World War through to Vietnam. A laurel wreath motif and the words 'Lest We Forget' are prominent. The cenotaph was unveiled on Anzac Day 1964 by Mr. S. T. Stevens, local Member of State Parliament. The memorial is located next door to the Mullumbimby Civic Memorial Hall.

Inscription

Cenotaph

LEST WE FORGET

WWI WWII KOREA
MALAYA BORNEO VIETNAM
ALL OTHER CONFLICTS

Plaque

Unveiled by
Mr S. T. Stephens M.L.A.

Pres. F. Tandy
Sec. C. East

25th April, 1964

Address
55 Dalley Street
Mullumbimby NSW 2482
Local Government Area
  • Byron Shire
Setting
  • Roadside
Memorial type
  • Cenotaph
Recorded by
Mr Andrew Howell, Architect
Established date
1964
Established Date format: 
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Established date
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Dedication date: 
1964-04-25
Dedication date
25 April 1964
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45
  • Korean War, 1950–53
  • Malayan Emergency, 1950–60
  • Indonesian Confrontation, 1963–66
  • Vietnam War, 1962–75
  • All conflicts

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