Yorketown Kadina Union Bank WW2 Roll of Honor Back to Search

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Location Bublacowie Road, Yorketown, Yorke Peninsula - South Australia, Australia
Type honour_board

Located in the Bublacowie Military Museum, Yorketown, since 2009. Formerly housed in Banking and Currency Museum, Kadina.

Five copper plaques surmounted on a brass-framed board. At the top of the board is the logo of the Union Bank, THE UNION BANK OF AUSTRALIA LIMITED. ESTD. 1837

Built Not yet discovered
Opened Not yet discovered

Upper plaque:

                                                                   THIS  PLAQUE  WAS  ERECTED  BY THE UNION BANK OF

                                                                   AUSTRALIA  LIMITED  IN  HONOUR   OF   995  MEMBERS

                                                                   OF ITS STAFF IN AUSTRALIA NEW ZEALAND & LONDON

                                                                   WHO SERVED  IN  THE   WORLD   WAR   1939-1945,  AND

                                                                   TO  COMMEMORATE THE NAMES OF THOSE WHO GAVE

                                                                   THEIR  LIVES   IN   THE   SERVICE  OF  THEIR  COUNTRY.

Title: in brass:

                                                                                                  IN MEMORIAM


Lower plaque:

                                                              TO PRESERVE OUR LIBERTIES, TO PROTECT OUR HERITAGE
                                                              AND TO SAFEGUARD HUMAN RIGHTS, THEY DID NOT COUNT
                                                                    LIFE, EVEN UNTO DEATH, TOO GREAT A SERVICE.


MAINTAINED BY: Currency Museum

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ALLOTT, Robert Maxwell

Service number 11321
No. 30 Squadron (RAAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 29 Sep 1920

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SWINBOURNE, Geoffrey Cook

Service number 432593
Flight Sergeant
1 (Middle East) Training School RAF
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 9 Aug 1924

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