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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BALL, Frank Orman

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

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MALCOLM, Norman Maxwell

Service number OFFICER
Captain
9th Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 13 Jan 1872

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VEALL, John Gretland

Service number 4173
Private
12th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 5 Aug 1891

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BOOMER, Percy Charles Fernlie

Service number 2336
Lance Corporal
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 24 Mar 1894

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MCLAREN, Clarence Roy

Service number 263
Sergeant
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 26 Jun 1893

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URLWIN, Harold Charles

Service number 9997
Artificer
3rd Motor Transport Company
AIF WW1
Born 7 Aug 1894

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SPRINGBETT, Reginald Vernon

Service number 2415
Private
48th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 23 Feb 1894

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MCPHERSON, Allan Lyle

Service number 19634
Gunner
8th Field Artillery Brigade
AIF WW1
Born 18 Sep 1896

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