Adelaide 150 Jubilee Commemorative Pavement Plaques - WW2 VC Recipients Back to Search

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Location North Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Type plaque
Description

The walk from Government House to Botanic Road is set with bronze plaques in paving blocks commemorating the South Australian 150 Jubilee. The plaques celebrate eminent South Australians, including memorials to military personnel.

Built Sponsor: Returned Services League (SA Branch)
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

150 Jubilee Logo

For Valour 1939-1945

World War II

T C Derrick VC, DCM

G Gosse GC

W H Kibby VC

LC Matthews GC, MC

Condition

Good

Maintained by Adelaide City Council

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Names

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KIBBY, William Henry

Service number SX7089
Sergeant
2nd/48th Infantry Battalion
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 15 Apr 1905

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DERRICK, Thomas Currie

Service number SX7964
Lieutenant
2nd/48th Infantry Battalion
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 20 Mar 1914

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MATTHEWS, Lionel Colin

Service number VX24597
Captain
8th Division Signals
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 15 Aug 1912

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GOSSE, George

Lieutenant Commander
HMAS Torrens (Depot)
Royal Australian Navy
Born 16 Feb 1912

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