South Melbourne Boer War Commemorative Drinking Fountain Back to Search

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Location South Melbourne Town Hall, Fishley Street, South Melbourne, Port Phillip - Victoria, Australia
Type memorial
Description

Grey and Red Granite Drinking Fountain

Built Not yet discovered
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

THIS MEMORIAL
IS ERECTED BY
THEY MAYOR COUNCILLORS AND
CITIZENS OF SOUTH MELBOURNE
TO COMMEMORATE
THE JUBILEE OF THE CITY AND
THE DEPARTRUE OF THE SEVERAL
VICTORIAN CONTINGENTS
WHO FOUGHT THE BATTLES OF THE
QUEEN AND EMPIRE
IN
SOUTH AFRICA

OF THE 140 RESIDENTS OF THIS CITY
WHO LEFT BY THE SCYTRAL CONTINGENTS
THE FOLLOWING LOST THEIR LIVES

MAJOR G A EDDY
SERGT T P MOHAN
LANCE CORPORAL J A SMITH
LANCE CORPORAL R TOPHAM
PRIVATE C GLINN
PRIVATE C MOORE
PRIVATE J B MCCANN
PRIVATE J E WHITE

Condition

Good

Names

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EDDY, George Albert

Service number OFFICER
Major
1st Victorian Mounted Rifles
Australian and Colonial Military Forces (Boer War / Boxer Rebellion)
Born 11 May 1860

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WHITE, James Edwin

Service number 1475
Private
5th Victorian Mounted Rifles
Australian and Colonial Military Forces (Boer War / Boxer Rebellion)
Born 12 Sep 1881

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MOORE, Charles

Service number 301
Private
4th Imperial Bushmen
Australian and Colonial Military Forces (Boer War / Boxer Rebellion)
Born 24 Sep 1875

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TOPHAM, Richard Edward

Service number 1095
Private

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