Edithburgh War Memorial

Details

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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PAINE, Robert Langsford

Service number SX10876
Private
No. 1 Independent Company
Australian Military Forces (WW2)
Born 3 Mar 1913

PASCOE, Wilfred Blight

Service number 3861
Private
32nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 13 Jul 1889

JUERS, Laurence

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

MARR, John Thomas Henry

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

OHLSTROM, Patrick Andreas

Service number 416
Lieutenant
32nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 16 Dec 1890

NATT, Charles Ernest

Service number 3203
Private
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 3 Jan 1894

GOLDNER, Charles Leonard

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

GEORGE, Theodore Alfred

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

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