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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

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

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RUDALL, John Glasgow

Service number SX10394
Lieutenant
2nd/10th Infantry Battalion
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 20 Jun 1920

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CLARK, Arthur Ray

Service number SX2603
Lance Corporal
2nd/9th Infantry Battalion
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 11 Dec 1915

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MACINTOSH, Neil Alexander

Service number SX16543
Corporal
2nd/43rd Infantry Battalion
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 16 May 1909

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FORWOOD, Percy William

Lieutenant Commander
Born 22 Jan 1906

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HARDING, Angus Gregory

Service number SX1787
Private
2nd/10th Infantry Battalion
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 15 Oct 1913

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MACONOCHIE, John Reginald

Service number SX9278
Private
8th Division Salvage Unit
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 12 Jan 1905

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POPE, Ralph Henry

Service number 829
Flying Officer
No. 13 Squadron (RAAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 15 Oct 1917

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TEMPLE, Gordon Yates

Service number 5364
Pilot Officer
No. 461 Squadron (RAAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 23 Mar 1919

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