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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 South Australian National War Memorial. 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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PEARCE, James Andrew

Service number 27195
Sergeant
No. 10 Squadron (RAF)
Royal Air Force
Born 29 Aug 1917

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WYTHE, Raymond John

Service number SX19740
Private
58th/59th Infantry Battalion AMF
Citizen Military Forces (CMF) / Militia - WW2
Born 9 May 1925

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DAVEY, Kellems Richards

Service number 141547
Leading Aircraftman
1 Operational Training Unit (RAAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 27 Feb 1924

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ARNOLD, George

Service number 407760
Flight Sergeant
Born 4 Jun 1915

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ANNEAR, Jack

Service number PA3954
Able Seaman
HMAS Australia (II) D84 - WW2
Royal Australian Navy
Born 7 Apr 1925

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BARRY, Kenneth Augusta

Service number SX7575
Private
2nd/48th Infantry Battalion
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 9 May 1920

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ANDERSON, Charles Beatty

Service number 416735
Flying Officer
No. 460 Squadron (RAAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 1 Jun 1916

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HEFFRON, Lance Howard

Service number SX11171
Lieutenant
2nd/48th Infantry Battalion
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 25 Jun 1915

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