Crafers WW1 Memorial

Details

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

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

RADBONE, Henry Gilmour

Service number 1800
Company Quartermaster Sergeant
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 28 Jun 1894

WINTER, Percy Charles

Service number 3969
Private
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1 Apr 1894

SOUTER, John Francis

Service number OFFICER
Captain
Army Medical Corps (AIF)
AIF WW1
Born 11 Sep 1866

FLAVEL, Bertram Lawrence

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

VINCE, Alfred Eli

Service number 4192
Private
48th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 23 Feb 1876

COPE, John Darrell Coleman

Service number 770
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 12 May 1895

NICHOLAS, Clarence Roy

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

WHIBLEY, Clyde Alva Newton

Service number 6649
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 18 Sep 1890

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