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Details

Location Corner of Hanson and Cray Streets, Freeling, Light - South Australia, Australia
Type memorial
Description

An eight stepped white marble column surmounted by a wreath placed flat on the top. The column is mounted on a four-tier sur-base and two tier concrete base. The monument is enclosed within a post and chain fence with a wrought iron gate. All details are in black

Built Not yet discovered
Opened by Sir Tom Bridges, Governor of South Australia
Inscription

Face: Fifth tier:

1914-1919

Third tier:

OURGLORIOUSDEAD

 

Left, second tier:

Marble WreathInsignia of the thee services:

R.A.N. A.C.M.F. R.A.A.F.

THIS MEMORIAL COMMEMORATESTHOSE SERVICEMEN WHO ENLISTEDIN SOUTH AUSTRALIA AND WHO PAIDTHE SUPREME SCARIFICE IN ATHEATRE OF CONFLICT INVOLVINGTHE AUSTRALIAN ARMED FORCESMALAY PENINSULA 1948-1960, 1964-1965KOREA 1950-1954 BORNEO 1962-1966VIETNAM 1962-1973Their Name Liveth for Evermore

Back, second tier:Marble wreath with draped ribbands:

1939-1945

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Freeling Council

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Nil

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Names

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CUNDY, Mervyn Horace

Service number SX6178
Private
Born 15 Nov 1914

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DEE, John Evangelist

Service number 462
Corporal
43rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 29 Mar 1896

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ROBERTS, Gerald Earnshaw

Service number 6881
Private
48th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 9 Sep 1892

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GILLETT, Arthur Samuel Thomas

Service number 1055
Private
4th Field Ambulance
AIF WW1
Born 1 Aug 1894

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HILTUNEN, Alexander

Service number 652
Private
12th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 6 Apr 1890

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BRANSON, Laurence James

Service number 4656
Lance Corporal
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 6 May 1896

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