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The Eidsvold War Memorial was originally erected in 1934 to commemorate those who served in World War One. An inscription was added at a later date to commemorate World War Two, the Korean and Vietnam Wars.
The Eidsvold district war memorial, a well balanced obelisk of black granite, was unveiled on Sunday, Armistice Day, by Mr. C. S Trudgian, district secretary of R.S.S.I.L.A. the presence of a large and representative gathering of the people, of Eidsvold and district, including a parade of ex-service men, and visitors from Mundubbera and Gayndah.
Maryborough Chronicle, Wide Bay and Burnett Advertiser (Qld), 16 November 1934.
|Address:||Burnett Highway, CWA Hall , Eidsvold, 4627|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -25.371092|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 11th November, 1934|
IN REMEMBRANCE OF ALL WHO FOUGHT
WORLD WAR II
1939 - 1945
IN REMEMBRANCE OF THE GREAT WORLD WAR
1950 - 1953
1962 - 1972
The Erection Of This CENOTAPH Was Initiated By QCWA Eidsvold Branch in 1934