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Details

Location North Terrace / Kintore Avenue, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Type Monuments
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

View Tributes of Honour Description

Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

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THIELE, Percy Arthur Charles

Service number SX11721
Private
2nd/27th Infantry Battalion
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 28 Aug 1916

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BLAKE, William Dennis

Service number SX15789
Private
2nd/6th Commando Squadron
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 1 Mar 1920

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FULLER, Clifford Jack

Service number 407028
Sergeant
No. 24 Squadron (RAF)
Royal Air Force
Born 23 Mar 1916

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DEY, David George

Service number 280627
Flight Lieutenant
Base Torpedo Unit (Nowra)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 20 Aug 1915

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WAREHAM, William Robert

Service number SX8658
Corporal
2nd/43rd Infantry Battalion
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 6 Dec 1914

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DALLING, Charles Edwin Kevin

Service number SX12007
Private
2nd/27th Infantry Battalion
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 23 Feb 1920

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ALDENHOVEN, Edgar Lionel

Service number SX18015
Private
Headquarters / Administrative / LoC / Training units and detachments
Australian Army
Born 30 Jun 1910

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GROCKE, Colin Frank

Service number SX15851
Private
2nd/7th Commando Squadron
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 1 Jan 1922

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