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Location Fourth and Main Streets, Cleve, South Australia, Australia
Type memorial
Description

Relocated to present site in 2000 from Fourth Street. On a red paved road centre strip, a white marble statue of a soldier at ease surmounted on a white marble and granite capped pedestal that in turn is mounted on a cut granite sur-base and two-tier concrete slab base. Polished grey granite plaques are affixed around the centre of the pillar.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

Face; Top of pillar Centred in a marble wreath:

THEGREAT WAR1914-1919.

Centre of pillar on a plaque

THE GREAT WAR1914-1919IN SACREDANDGRATEFUL REMEMBRANCEOF OUR BRAVE MENWHO FELL

Attached to the granite sur-base: a polished red granite plaque with the insignia of the AIF in gold leaf

Left:Centre of pillar on a plaque: names

 

Back:Centre of pillar on a plaque

WORLD WAR 11

1939-1945

IN EVERLASTING

MEMORY OF ALL

MEN AND WOMEN

FROM THIS

COMMUNITY WHO

ENLISTED TO FIGHT

FOR FREEDOM IN

ALL CONFLICTS

VIETNAM WAR

1962-1973

"LEST WE FORGET"

ttached to the granite sur-base: a polished red granite plaque with the insignia of the ACMF in gold leaf.Right:Centre of pillar on a plaque: names

 

Attached to the granite sur-base: 

A polished red granite plaque with the insignia of the RAAF in gold leaf.

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Cleve District Council

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Nil

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Names

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TURLEY, George Cudmore

Service number 1997
Private
48th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 24 Jun 1891

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MACGOWAN, Edward Oliver Harbison

Service number 4628
Private
43rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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MOWAT, Cedric James William

Service number 1904
Gunner
2nd Field Artillery Brigade
AIF WW1

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MACGOWAN, Melville Roy Gordon

Service number 4558
Private
43rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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CRABB, Howard Aubrey Fullarton

Service number 2401A
Private
48th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1 Jun 1898

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BOEHM, Herman Joseph

Service number 3368
Private
48th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 14 Aug 1892

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VIGAR, Oscar Vincent

Service number 2821B
Private
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 20 Apr 1894

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WHYTE, James Allan

Service number 1954
Private
5th Pioneer Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 8 Mar 1891

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