Clare Memorial Arch WW I* Back to Search

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Location Main Road, Clare, Clare and Gilbert Valleys - South Australia, Australia
Type Arch Gates
Description

Arch at the northern entrance to the Clare sporting oval. Large Roman style lintel supported by four pillars. Two inner pillars are cylindrical columns. Two outer pillars are rough-cut stone. On each of the outer pillars is a white marble plaque; all details are in black. Below the plaque is a representation of a pedestal. WW1 only.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened 6 April 1922 by S.A. Governor
Inscription

Centre of lintel: A Roman centurion helmet on a military arms package wrapped with a cordBelow arms, etched in the stone lintel:

PRO PATRIAMCMX1V:MCMXV11I

 

Pedestal:

WHO                             WHOFELL                             FELLIN THE                         IN THEGREAT WAR                 GREAT WAR

Condition

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Nil

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Names

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COWARD, William Aubrey

Service number Officer
Lieutenant
24th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 29 May 1894

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WITCOMB, Sydney Trafford

Service number 1660
Private
11th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1888

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LANYON, Vernon Clifford

Service number 1735
Lance Corporal
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 18 Dec 1893

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ADAMS, John Albert

Service number 731
Private
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 4 Jun 1891

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SMITH, Eric Korff

Service number 1212
Trooper
9th Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1

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MAHER, Peter

Service number 1956
Lance Corporal
12th Light Trench Mortar Battery
AIF WW1

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TAYLOR, William Gordon

Service number 17153
Private
15th Field Ambulance
AIF WW1
Born 7 Nov 1896

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MCLEAN, Allan

Service number 3598
Private
32nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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