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Location Piccadilly Road and Old Mount Barker Road, Crafers, Adelaide Hills - South Australia, Australia
Type memorial
Description

A polished red granite memorial comprising an obelisk surmounted on a capped pedestal and two tier base. This is surmounted on a rough-cut granite block sur-base and two-tier concrete base and slab. At the base of the obelisk on each face are crossed rifles; all details are in gold leaf. Originally the memorial was mounted in the middle of the road junction, it has since been relocated on the northern side of Piccadilly Road.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

Face: Pedestal cap:

THE GREAT WAR.1914-1919.

 

Upper tier:

THE ABOVE BRAVE MADE THESUPREME SACRIFICE.

Lower tier:

THIS MONUMENT WAS ERECTED BY THERESIDENTS OF THE DISTRICT OF CRAFERS IN MEMORY OF THE BRAVE WHO FELL INTHE GREAT WAR.

Block:

LEST WE FORGET

Left:Pedestal cap:

THE GREAT WAR.1914-1919.

 

Upper tier:

THE ABOVE BRAVE MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE.

Back:Pedestal cap:

THE GREAT WAR.1914-1919.

 

Upper tier:

THE ABOVE BRAVE MADE THESUPREME SACRIFICE.

Right:Pedestal cap:

THE GREAT WAR.1914-1919.

 

Upper tier:

THE ABOVE BRAVE MADE THESUPREME SACRIFICE

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Adelaide Hills Council

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Nil

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Names

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FLAVEL, Bertram Lawrence

Service number 6081
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 19 Jun 1898

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NICHOLAS, Clarence Roy

Service number 5847
Private
48th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 24 Jan 1894

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RILEY, Walter Henry

Service number 5232
Corporal
Born 18 Jun 1876

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HALES, Stanley Russell

Service number 2666B
Private
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 5 Jan 1889

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CHRISTIAN, Peter Watson

Service number 2650
Private
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 12 Jun 1885

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COLLINS, Edward Ernest Robert Victor

Service number 3141
Private
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 30 Mar 1890

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MACFARLANE, William John

Service number 2810
Private
16th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 23 Jan 1899

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GRIGG, William Joseph

Service number 2663B
Private
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 16 Mar 1895

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