Gawler Council Gawler Men Who Answered the Call WW1 Roll of Honor Back to Search

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Location Murray Street, Gawler, South Australia, Australia
Type honour_board
Description

In foyer of the Gawler Council. A large ornate embossed copper plaque manufactured from 20 oz. Copperplate mounted on a solid Blackwood stained and polished board. All 496 names are on brass nameplates; those that died during the conflict have brass stars preceding their names. The Honour Board comprises three panels, a large centre panel and two side panels. At the junction of the panels are two enamelled flags, Britain on the left, Australia on the right. At the base is a brass donation plaque.

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Built Wunderlich Limited, Adelaide
Opened 5 July 1917 by Lady Butler
Inscription

Logo of Corporation of Gawler

                                                                                       ROLL OF HONOR

                                                                                             1914-191

                                                                                      LEST WE FORGET

                                                                                     THE GAWLER MEN

                                                                                WHO ANSWERED THE CALL.

 

THIS MEMORIAL

                                                                     IN HONOR OF THE GAWLER SOLDIERS

                                                                                    WHO TOOK PART IN

                                                                                    "THE GREAT WAR"

                                                                                     was presented by

                                                                        H.BISCHOF ESQ-OF SPRING GULLY

                                                                  PRESIDENT OF THE INSTITUTE 1916-1917

                                              (THIS TABLET HAS BEEN AFFIXED BY ORDER OF THE COMMITTEE)

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Gawler Council
PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Final year of conflict not included

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Names

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KENNEWELL, Charles John

Service number 51896
Private
57th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 20 Nov 1899

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WATERS, Maynard Septimus

Service number 7108
Private
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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BALL, Frank Orman

Service number 19616
Bombardier
8th Field Artillery Brigade
AIF WW1
Born 18 Mar 1896

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PATERNOSTER, Louis Thomas

Service number 6892
Private
15th Field Ambulance
AIF WW1
Born 5 Aug 1889

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STARLING, William Whitfield

Service number 2729
Private
5th Machine Gun Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 10 Jun 1894

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ADDIS, Clement Riggs

Service number 4711
Driver
3rd Field Artillery Brigade
AIF WW1
Born 11 Mar 1895

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DRAPER, Henry George Germain

Service number 5674
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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FREEMAN, Douglas James

Service number 1872
Private
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 10 May 1897

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