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Location Main Road, Clare, Clare and Gilbert Valleys - South Australia, Australia
Type arch
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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ADAMS, John Albert

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

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FIELD, Ralph Ewart

Service number 744
Private
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 4 May 1893

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MCLEAN, Patrick

Service number 3422
Private
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 8 Mar 1892

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MICHAEL, James

Service number 2072
Sergeant
32nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1884

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MARTIN, John Thomas

Service number 2452
Private
48th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 15 Feb 1899

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BARBER, Vivian Murry

Service number 2249
Trooper
3rd Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 24 Sep 1883

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FIELD, William Hampstead

Service number 470
Lance Corporal
43rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 4 May 1888

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TAYLOR, William Gordon

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

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