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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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BALFOUR-OGILVY, Elaine Lenore

Service number SFX10596
Sister
Australian Army Nursing Service
Australian Army Nursing Service
Born 11 Jan 1912

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RUDALL, Peter Sutherland

Service number PA2017
Ordinary Seaman
HMAS Sydney (II) - D48 WW2
Royal Australian Navy
Born 31 May 1922

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NIEJALKE, Herbert Arthur

Service number SX10564
Private
2nd/2nd Field Ambulance
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 28 Jun 1919

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RILEY, Michael Nugent

Service number SX8113
Private
2nd/48th Infantry Battalion
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 10 Jun 1920

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DADDS, Lincoln Clapcott

Service number 417622
Flying Officer
No. 228 Squadron (RAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 12 Feb 1918

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SCHULZ, Glen Erwin

Service number S32973
Private
151st General Transport Company
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 21 Feb 1918

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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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CLISBY, Leslie Redford

Service number 40043
Flying Officer
No. 1 Squadron (RAF)
Royal Air Force
Born 29 Jun 1914

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