Frances War Memorial

Details

Location Corner of East Terrace and Second Street, Frances, Naracoorte and Lucindale - South Australia, Australia
Type memorial
Description

Inside the entrance to the Frances Recreation Ground. A white marble memorial comprising a Cross of Sacrifice mounted on a pedestal and sur-base that in turn is mounted on a rough-cut granite base. The monument is enclosed within in a post and chain fence. All details are in black.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

Arms of cross:

LEST WE FORGET

Base of cross:

Crossed slung rifles

Pedestal:

"GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN."THE GREAT WAR1914. - 1918.

 

ERECTED BY FRANCES BRANCHLEAGUE OF LOYAL WOMEN.

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Frances community

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Cross has been broken but repaired; several letters are fading. Requires cleaning.

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Names

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PICKEN, John

Service number 5746
Private
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Sep 1894

THOMAS, Ronald George Albert

Service number R/5763
Private
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

HAHN, William

Service number 728
Trooper
10th Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 1887

BLACKSELL, William Richard

Service number 3023
Private
32nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 29 Sep 1892

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