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

View Tributes of Honour Description

Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

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RONALD, John Angus

Service number 683
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 24 Aug 1890

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MCFARLANE, Mary Hamilton

Service number SFX11679
Lieutenant
2/3 Hospital Ship (Centaur)
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 10 Apr 1915

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WISEMAN, Horace George Frederick

Service number 2870
Private
8th Machine Gun Company
AIF WW1
Born 9 Aug 1894

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WEST, Ronald Peter

Service number SX9796
Private
8th Division Salvage Unit
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 13 Jun 1917

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MOWAT, Cedric James William

Service number 1904
Gunner
2nd Field Artillery Brigade
AIF WW1

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CLEAVE, Percival Joseph

Service number SX6662
Lance Corporal
2nd/48th Infantry Battalion
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 19 Apr 1919

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ROBERTSON, William Melville

Service number 2303
Lance Corporal
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 16 Oct 1892

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SEARLE, John Percival

Service number 1729
Private
48th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 24 Apr 1889

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