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Location Dahlmyra Avenue and Gilbert Street, Hamley Bridge, Light - South Australia, Australia
Type Monuments
Description

A polished grey granite memorial comprising an obelisk surmounted a capped pedestal and two-tier sur-base and a concrete block and slab. The monument is enclosed within a cement tapered post and chain fence. All details are in white.

Built Wunderlich Ltd.
Opened 1 September 1917 by The Chairman of the District Council (Mr.A. E. I. Smythe) presided, and the councillors and clerk, also members of the district, were present. The expense is borne by the District Council of Alma, and cost over £20. Kapunda Herald (SA), 7/9/1917.
Inscription

Face: Pedestal cap:

Wreath

Pedestal top tier:

Erected by the CitizensOFHAMLEY BRIDGEAND SURROUNDING DISTRICTSAS A TRIBUTE TO ALL AUSTRALIANSWHO ENLISTED FOR SERVICE IN THEEUROPEAN WAR. 1914-1919. FROM THESE DISTRICTS THE FOLLOWINGMADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE.

 

Pedestal lower tier:

THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE

Back:

LEST WE FORGET

Right: Pedestal top tier:

Inscribed to the MemoryOFTHOSE FROM THE DISTRICTWHO MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICEIN WORLD WAR 111939-1945

 

Pedestal lower tier:

FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH.

Condition

Pedestal lower tier:

FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH.

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Names

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BUTCHER, Reginald George

Service number 4674
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 12 Oct 1892

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O'LEARY, John

Service number 1314
Private
16th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 29 Dec 1889

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GRAHAM, William Andrew

Service number 320
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 22 May 1894

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RYAN, Thomas Joseph

Service number 8623
Gunner
5th Field Artillery Brigade
AIF WW1

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COOMBS, Norman

Service number 2399
Private
48th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1892

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DURDIN, Edgar Walter

Service number 1712
Corporal
7th Light Trench Mortar Battery
AIF WW1
Born 23 Oct 1893

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