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Location Sir Donald Bradman Drive, Brooklyn Park, South Australia, Australia
Type Memorial Planting
Description

Between Airport Road and Marion Road.  Polished black granite plaques set into the footpath in front of a dedicated tree on either side of the road. At the head of the Boulevard on the North side at the Airport Road end, is a polished black granite Dedication Plaque that contains the road's original name before Burbridge Road was renamed Sir Donald Bradman Drive in 2002. Each name plaque has an identical arched heading; Australia Remembers: with memorial details below.

Built 1995 as part of the 'Australia Remembers campaign marking the 50th anniversary of the end of WW2
Opened 12 June 1995 by DEDICATED BY THE MAYOR OF WEST TORRENS GEORGE ROBERTSON O.A.M., JP AND MIKE LENNON GENERAL MANAGER FEDERAL AIRPORTS CORPORATION
Inscription

Dedication plaque:

BURBRIDGE ROAD BOULEVARD OF HONOUR TO PERPETUATE THE MEMORY OF THOSE WHO SERVED AUSTRALIA AUSTRALIA REMEMBERS 50 YEARS SINCE THE END OF WORLD WAR 11. DEDICATED BY THE MAYOR OF WEST TORRENS, GEORGE ROBERTSON O.A.M., JP AND MIKE LENNON GENERAL MANAGER FEDERAL AIRPORTS CORPORATION 12 JUNE 1995; LEST WE FORGET

Name plaques:Top of plaque:

Australia Remembers

North side:                                                                               Names

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: West Torrens Council

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Three plaques removed (location unknown), three plaques damaged.

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Names

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BRITTAIN, Jack Vivian

Service number 407889
Pilot Officer
No. 5 Squadron (RAAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 11 Jan 1922

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ISAACSON, William Henry

Service number SX37273
Sapper
Born 26 Nov 1922

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MAUDLIN, William John

Service number 26447
Leading Aircraftman
2 Operational Training Unit (Mildura)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 28 Dec 1912

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STANFORD, Ross Milton

Service number 416624
Flight Lieutenant
No. 617 Squadron (RAF)
Royal Air Force
Born 25 Sep 1917

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COWPER, Robert Barson

Service number 407666
Squadron Leader
No. 456 Squadron (RAAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 24 Jun 1922

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