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Location Corner of Edith Street and Anstey Street, Edithburgh, Yorke Peninsula - South Australia, Australia
Type memorial
Description

A granite memorial comprising an obelisk surmounted on a pedestal and four-tier granite sur-base that in turn is mounted on a concrete slab. A bronze wreath is at the base of the obelisk and bronze plaques are affixed to all faces of the pedestal.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened 3 October 1926 by Major McCann (State President of the Returned Sailors and Soldiers' Imperial League).
Inscription

Face:

THE GREAT WAR1914 crossed flags of Britain and Australia 1919IN MEMORY OF THE FALLEN

 

Left:

IN HONOR

 

Back:

IN MEMORY OF THE FALLEN1939-1945

 

Right:

IN HONOUR

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Edithburgh Council, RSL

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Nil

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Names

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SAMPSON, Gerard Alfred

Service number 175
Lance Corporal
3rd Machine Gun Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Feb 1894

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RATTLEY, George Albert Barton

Service number 1437
Driver
9th Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born Apr 1885

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GEORGE, Theodore Alfred

Service number 2178
Saddler
5th Divisional Train
AIF WW1
Born 16 Apr 1897

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JOHNCOCK, John Arthur

Service number 3599
Lance Corporal
43rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 10 Feb 1894

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ELLIOTT, George

Service number 3057
Private
4th Machine Gun Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 28 Aug 1885

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MARR, John Thomas Henry

Service number 5029
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 22 Jun 1890

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GOLDNER, Charles Leonard

Service number 4638
Private
43rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 4 Sep 1887

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JUERS, Laurence

Service number S56025
Private
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 18 Nov 1894

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