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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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CATFORD, Gilmour Sydney

Service number 416826
Warrant Officer
No. 222 Squadron (RAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 7 Jul 1917

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SCHULZ, Raymond Arthur

Service number 20492
Born 19 Apr 1916

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GOLDSWORTHY, Ernest Clifford

Service number SX18714
Private
2nd/10th Infantry Battalion
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 20 Mar 1921

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MALONE, Arthur Bernard

Service number 26728
Leading Aircraftman
2 Medical Receiving Station (RAAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 26 Aug 1905

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JARMYN, Cecil Bertram

Service number SX6306
Private
2nd/48th Infantry Battalion
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 26 May 1918

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MEDLEN, Lindsay James

Service number PA1908
Sick Berth Attendant
HMAS Sydney (II) - D48 WW2
Royal Australian Navy
Born 20 Feb 1922

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LEWIS, Frank Herbert

Service number 407123
Sergeant
Born 13 Jan 1918

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WHITINGTON, Arthur Rex

Service number 416028
Sergeant
Royal Australian Air Force
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 6 Mar 1915

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