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Location North Terrace / Kintore Avenue, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Type memorial
Description

A Wall of Remembrance constructed of Macclesfield marble.  A large stone three-sided wall with large bronze plaques affixed. On the top of each corner is a light. Eight panels list the names of those who fell in WW2. The centre panel records a dedication. Located behind the National War Memorial (WW1). It is located central to the outer face of the Government House Domain wall.

Built Architect, L. Laybourne Smith, design approved July 1953
Opened 11 November 1956
Inscription

Engraved in stone above the centre plaques:

1939 SECOND WORLD WAR 1945

 

CENTRE PANEL RAN insignia AIF insignia RAAF insignia

ON THESE TABLETS ARE RECORDED THE NAMES OF THOSE MEN AND WOMEN WHO ENLISTED IN THE STATE OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA TO SERVE THEIR KING AND COUNTRY IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR 1939-1945 AND WHO PAID THE SUPREME SACRIFICE THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE

 

Condition

Good

Maintained by Adelaide City Council

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Names

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GRAYSON, Charles Alfred

Service number SX16952
Private
2nd/12th Infantry Battalion
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 1 Apr 1905

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GRATTON, Keith William

Service number SX11445
Sergeant
Lark Force
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 1 Apr 1919

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FORMBY, Richard Harper

Service number SX9180
Major
2nd/8th Australian General Hospital
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 18 Nov 1913

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STOECKEL, Oswald Ian Hamilton

Service number 417529
Flying Officer
Born 25 Apr 1923

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JANTKE, Roy James

Born 14 Oct 1902

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RAYMONT, Wilhemina Rosalie

Service number TFX6012
Sister
2nd/4th Casualty Clearing Station
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 17 Dec 1911

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ANDERSON, Howard George

Service number SX4424
Lance Corporal
2nd/27th Infantry Battalion
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 10 Feb 1912

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CLARK, Arthur Ray

Service number SX2603
Lance Corporal
2nd/9th Infantry Battalion
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 11 Dec 1915

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