Warooka District WW2 Honour Board Back to Search

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Location Main Street, Warooka, Yorke Peninsula - South Australia, Australia
Type honour_board
Description

A polished wooden board, at the top is a coloured representation of the RAAF, AIF and RAN insignia, at the base are the flags of Australia and Britain in the form of shields, between the shields is a ribband. At either side at the top of the names are bronze plaques.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

WAROOKA DISTRICT

                                                                               HONOUR ROLL

 

Ribband:

                                             . ERECTED  .   TO  .  PERPETUATE  .  THE   .  MEMORY .

                                             . OF . THE . MEN . AND . WOMEN . OF . THIS . DISTRICT.

                                                   . WHO . SERVED . FOR . KING . AND . COUNTRY .

Left plaque:

                                                                              RAN Insignia

                                                                        WAROOKA DISTRICT

                                                                            BRIAN D. ROWE

                                                                         ENLISTED & SERVED

                                                                              KOREAN WAR

                                                                                 1950-1953

Right plaque:

                                                                            RAAF Insignia

                                                                       WAROOKA DISTRICT

                                                                        ALEX G. PRITCHARD

                                                                        ENLISTED & SERVED

                                                                            MALAYA 1953

                                                                    ACCIDENTALLY KILLED

                                                                                   1954

Below right plaque in gold paint:

                                                                           VIETNAM WAR

                                                                            DETMAR, G.W.

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Warooka Council
PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Nil

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Names

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BUTTROSE, William Keith

Service number 437777
Flying Officer
Born 5 Feb 1921

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BOURKE, Edmund John

Service number SX11292
Private
4th Reserve Motor Transport Company
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 9 Oct 1915

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HILL, Vernon Dudley

Service number S7584
Sergeant
3 Motor Regiment
Citizen Military Forces (CMF) / Militia - WW2
Born 31 May 1918

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DANGERFIELD, John Charles

Service number 407965
Sergeant
No. 207 Squadron (RAF)
Royal Air Force
Born 28 Mar 1914

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BARRETT, Leonard Samuel

Service number SX10599
Signalman
9th Corps Signals
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 10 Sep 1915

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