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Location Main Street , Yankalilla, South Australia, Australia
Type memorial
Description

In the Yankalilla Memorial ParkA crescent shaped wall in three sections constructed of stone and cement. On the left section are two bronze plaques, on the centre section are four white marble plaques with a white marble Cross of Sacrifice in the centre, a bronze plaque is above the third plaque. On the right section are two bronze plaques. To the left of the wall is a flagpole

Built Not yet discovered
Opened 23 September 2001 by John P Bailey, OAM, JP RSL State President
Inscription

INSCRIPTIONS: Left wall:Left plaque:

HONOUR ROLL 1914-1918

 plaque:

HONOUR ROLL BOER WAR

all:Plaque 1:

IN MEMORY OF SISTER A. DORRINGTON.LATE A.I.F. & D.T.N.S.ACCIDENTLY KILLED AT TUNKALILLA21ST DECEMBER 1934,WHILST ON A MISSION OF MERCY.ERECTED BY RETURNED SOLDIERS.

Plaque2.


Cross:

 

LEST WE FORGET

 

Bronze plaque:

THIS WAR MEMORIAL WASDEDICATED BYMR JOHN BAILEY O.A.M. JPSTATE PRESIDENTRETURNED AND SERVICES LEAGUE ON23RD SEPTEMBER 2001LEST WE FORGET

Plaque 3:

Plaque 4:

Right wall:Left plaque:

 

HONOUR ROLL VIETNAM

Right plaque:

HONOUR ROLL 1939-1945

… KILLED IN ACTION

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Yankalilla Council, RSL

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Nil

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Names

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SCOTT, Andrew

Service number 808
Bombardier
Born 29 May 1895

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MILHINCH, Archie

Service number 2470
Private
5th Machine Gun Battalion
AIF WW1

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CORNISH, Elliot Clark

Service number 1368
Trooper
Born 14 Sep 1889

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MCARTHUR, Allen Stuart

Service number 534
Trooper
1st Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 14 May 1891

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BENNETT, Wilfred Egbert

Service number 10219
Corporal
11th Field Company Engineers
AIF WW1
Born 16 Dec 1888

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HERRING, Raymond

Service number S29903
Gunner
2nd/4th Light (later Composite) Anti Aircraft Regiment
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 4 Jun 1917

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SCOTT, Leo Leonard

Service number SX9820
Sergeant
Born 25 Jan 1912

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WINDSOR, Lawrence Armstrong

Service number 5668
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 27 Jan 1897

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