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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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ZACKER, Hurtle Lawrence

Service number SX13461
Private
2nd/48th Infantry Battalion
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 31 Jan 1918

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HOLMAN, Jack Taylor

Service number SX11128
Corporal
2nd/24th Infantry Battalion
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 12 May 1913

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THOMPSON, Murray Edward

Service number PA510
Able Seaman
Born 26 Feb 1912

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MUNDAY, Gordon Frank

Service number SX6672
Private
2nd/48th Infantry Battalion
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 3 Feb 1918

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JOHNSON, Henry Thomas

Service number SX3466
Corporal
2nd/27th Infantry Battalion
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 15 Jan 1915

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LOVELOCK, Ray Beresford

Service number SX7399
Corporal
2nd/48th Infantry Battalion
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 11 Sep 1911

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NORMAN, John

Service number SX11949
Private
2nd/3rd Machine Gun Battalion
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 9 Dec 1915

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DENNISSON, Frederick

Service number SX7283
Corporal
2nd/43rd Infantry Battalion
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 25 Oct 1918

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