Claremont Teachers College War Memorial Back to Search

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Location Edith Cowan University, Goldsworthy Road, Claremont, Western Australia, Australia
Type memorial
Description

Claremont Teachers College War Memorial is a single square-faced column of Donnybrook sandstone surmounted by a cross, around the base are the names of the ex-students of the college who made the supreme sacrifice in World War One,
On the front below "The Great War 1914-18" is a latin inscription "NON EST AD ASTRA MOLLIS A TERRIS VIA" (There is no easy way from the Earth to the stars), under which and on the other three sides are the names of the fallen.

Near the base is another plaque dedicated to thsoe who served in WW2

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Built Not yet discovered
Opened 24 July 1927
Inscription

The Great War 1914-18

Non Est Ad Astra Mollis A Terris Via

In honoured memory of
[ Names ]

Plaque :

Dedicated to teachers and student teachers who served in World War II 1939 - 1945 and those who died

Left Side Inscription
[ Names ]
Back Inscription
[ Names ]
Right Side Inscription
[ Names ]

Condition

Good

Names

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POTTS, Arnold William

Service number WX1574
Brigadier
2nd/16th Infantry Battalion
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 16 Sep 1896

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ARCHIBALD, John Arnold

Service number 137
Lieutenant
11th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 25 Jun 1890

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