Mackay Vietnam War Memorial

Location: Jubilee Park, Alfred Street, Mackay.
Local Government Authority: Mackay City Council
Year Constructed: 1996
Type of Construction:    
War: Vietnam War
Names:  As at 2005 there were 12 small brass plaques attached to the brick wall behind the cross dedicated to the veterans who have recently died.
History:  Dedicated on 18 August 1996 on the 30th Anniversary of the Battle of Long Tan. The memorial is a replica of the original Long Tan Memorial in Vietnam.
Information Sources:  
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Mackay Vietnam War Memorial, eastern aspect 2005. ( Glen Hall Collection)

Mackay Vietnam War Memorial, western aspect 2005. ( Glen Hall Collection)

Mackay Vietnam War Memorial, plaque detail 2005. ( Glen Hall Collection)


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