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Details

Location Edith and George Streets, Balaklava, Wakefield - South Australia, Australia
Type memorial
Description

In a small park a white marble memorial comprising an obelisk surmounted on a two-tier pedestal and granite sur-base and a concrete slab. The memorial is enclosed within a low metal post and rail fence. All details are in black.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened 23 April 1950
Inscription

Face: On obelisk:

Wreath and ribandLEST WE FORGET

Pedestal face:

IN MEMORY OFTHOSE WHO GAVETHEIR LIVESFORKING AND COUNTRY

Pedestal left:

1914-1918.

 

Pedestal right:

1939-1945

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Balaklava Council

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Nil

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Names

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FRANCIS, David (aka David SWAN)

Service number 1084
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 20 Aug 1895

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HARDING, Frank William

Service number 5584
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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WILLIAMS, Donald Edwin

Service number 3008
Private
32nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 14 Jan 1897

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LINDNER, Edmund Charles

Service number 1973
Private
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 15 Jan 1889

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ANDERSON, Peter Robert

Service number 28817
Pilot Officer
Born 19 Nov 1916

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RICHARDS, Edward Morton

Service number SX9634
Private
8th Division Salvage Unit
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 13 Mar 1901

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SMITH, Norman Robert

Service number 5070
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 28 Aug 1891

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GOLDNEY, Murray Rufus

Service number 417634
Flight Sergeant
No. 547 Squadron (RAF)
Royal Air Force (WW2)
Born 22 Apr 1920

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