Adelaide National Australia Bank WW1 Honour Board

Details

Location King William Street, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Type honour_board
Description

A highly ornamented memorial comprising capped two Ionic pillars outside of two Gothic pillars that support two carved figurines either side of a wreathed arch. The figure on the left depicts Britannia ready for war; the right depicts Britannia at peace. Within the arch is a carved representation of Britannia and followers beside the sea. On each of the Gothic pillars is a carved effigy of a wreath. The memorial is sited on a plain base; to the lower outside left is a brass maker's plate.

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Built MANUFACTURED BY GOLDMAN Mfg. 394-400 LATROBE ST MELBOURNE
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

SOUTH AUSTRALIAN MEMBERS OF THE

                                                    BANKS'S STAFF WHO JOINED

                                                               THE AUSTRALIAN EXPEDITIONARY

                                            1914             FORCES FOR SERVICE ABROAD.             1919

 

On left and right within a wreath  SUPREME SACRIFICE

 

Base:

                                                              FOR KING AND COUNTRY

Condition

Good

Maintained by NAB staff

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Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

CLARK, Montmorency Sydney

Service number S86176
Sergeant
Born 16 Sep 1897

HUMPHRIS, Bryan

Service number 531
Corporal
32nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 20 Sep 1886

ARROWSMITH, Robert William

Service number S71382
Lieutenant
7th (VIC) Battalion Volunteer Defence Corps (VDC)
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 2 Mar 1896

CHURCH, Gordon Campbell

Service number S1885
Second Lieutenant
Australian Flying Corps (AFC)
AIF WW1
Born 27 Dec 1888

RANKINE, Norman Reginald Gemmell

Service number 3364
Private
Born 19 Jun 1885

SULLIVAN, Arthur Percy

Service number 133003
Corporal
45th Battalion Royal Fusiliers
British Forces (All Conflicts)
Born 27 Nov 1896

BRANSON, Laurence James

Service number 4656
Lance Corporal
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 6 May 1896

TOSTEVIN, Albion Cope

Service number S67730
Private
Born 3 Aug 1896

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