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Details

Location Corner of Raglan Avenue and Towers Terrace, Edwardstown, Marion - South Australia, Australia
Type memorial_gates
Description

Entrance to the Edwardstown sporting complex. Six red brick pillars, wrought iron fences connect the outer and mid pillars. The inner and mid pillars are connected with double wrought iron gates. A wrought iron arch spans the inner pillars, in between the pillars is a brick and tile monument with a single wrought iron gate at each side. On the monument is a white marble plaque with all bronze details in the centre and a bronze plaque at the base .

Built Not yet discovered
Opened 26 April 1959
Inscription

Arch:

EDWARDSTOWNMEMORIAL OVAL

Marble plaque:

Insignia of RAN         Wreath Insignia of AIFGREATERLOVEHATHNO MANInsignia of RAAF         Insignia of MN

Bronze plaque:

"THE GATES OF REMEMBRANCE"ERECTED BY THE PEOPLE, THE CITY OF MARION CORPORATION,AND THE EDWARDSTOWN SUB-BRANCH OF THE R.S.S.& A.I.L.A.IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THOSE WHO PAID THE SUPREME SACRIFICEIN THE CAUSE OF FREEDOM.

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Marion Council

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Nil

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