Port Augusta Davenport WW1 Memorial

Details

Location Corner Carlton Parade & Stirling Rd, Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
Type memorial
Description

Stirling Road (Pt Augusta) on the grass verge in front of the Highways Department. A red brick pillar with two marble plaques affixed to the face. Relocated from the town of Davenport. The original memorial site needs investigating.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened 15 November 1926
Inscription

Top plaque:

IN MEMORIUM DAVENPORT SOLDIERS WHO MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE.

 

Bottom plaque:

DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF THE FALLEN SOLDIERS OF DAVENPORT.
THIS STONE WAS LAID BY HON. T. BUTTERFIELD, MINISTER OF CROWN LANDS, NOV. 15. 1926.

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Port Augusta Council

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Nil

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Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

POYNTON, William Henry

Service number 2100
Sergeant
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 27 Nov 1888

MCAULIFFE, Edward Daniel

Service number 3732
Private
48th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 23 Sep 1889

BARTSCH, Charles Edward

Service number 36
Private
43rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1 Apr 1887

MCDONALD, Roland

Service number 12206
Gunner
Born 9 Jan 1891

MCAULIFFE, Hugh Paul

Service number 1882
Private
36th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 28 Jul 1893

MCBEATH, Robert Donald

Service number 3828
Private
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 13 Aug 1891

MAY, James Henry

Service number 1355
Private
12th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 19 Jun 1885

HOGAN, John Francis

Service number 3357
Private
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 7 May 1882

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