Cowell War Memorial

Details

Location Main Street and The Esplanade, Cowell, Franklin Harbour - South Australia, Australia
Type memorial
Description

On a street island at the junction of Main Street and the Esplanade, originally alongside Franklin Harbour Institute, resited during WW2.

Grey granite pedestal surmounted by a rose granite top comprising an ornate small pillar and ball. The ball has a ribband encompassing its diameter with the title: AUSTRALIA. The pedestal is mounted on a rough-cut granite sur-base block that in turn is mounted on a two-tier concrete base.

Relocated to present site by the RSL in 1981

Built Not yet discovered
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

Face:

THE GREAT WAR

 

 

Left:

IN SACRED MEMORY OF OUR

BRAVE MEN WHO FELL

 

Back:

 

1914-1919

 

Right:1939-1945

 

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Cowell Council

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Nil

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Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

MILLS, Jack

Service number SX11448Q
Gunner
Born 14 Jul 1918

CRABB, Howard Aubrey Fullarton

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

MUNDAY, Gordon Frank

Service number SX6672
Private
2nd/48th Infantry Battalion
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 3 Feb 1918

HAINES, Lancelot Frank

Service number SX1882
Lance Corporal
2nd/31st Infantry Battalion
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 5 May 1915

SAWYER, Ernest Richard

Service number 206
Driver
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 20 Feb 1882

DICKENS, Edward Joseph

Service number 1854
Private
5th Pioneer Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 21 Mar 1895

HARRIS, Allen Dawe

Service number 407119
Flight Sergeant
Born 15 Jul 1913

RAMSEY, John Edward

Service number 407648
Sergeant
Born 30 Aug 1917

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