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Location Junction of Mildred Street, Clare Road and Kapunda Street, Kapunda, Light - South Australia, Australia
Type memorial
Description

A white marble memorial, comprising a statue of a soldier standing at "Rest on Arms Reversed" with right hand over left and rifle muzzle between the feet surmounted on a capped pedestal and two-tier surbase that in turn is mounted on a three-tier rough-cut granite base and concrete slab. All details are in black paint. The monument is enclosed within an ornate posts and chains fence, the area is set with cream pavers. Four brass plaques are set on the faces of the third tier.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

Face:Pedestal cap:

LESTWE FORGET

 

Sur-base top tier:

1914-1919

Lower tier:

KAPUNDAAND DISTRICTFALLEN SOLDIERS MONUMENT

Left, pedestal:

TO HONOURTHOSE WHO SERVEDKOREAN WAR1950-1953VIETNAM WAR1962-1973

Back, pedestal:

WORLD WAR 111939-1945LEST WE FORGET

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Kapunda Council and R.S.L.

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Nil

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Names

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SHANNON, Robert Mortimer

Service number 197604
Second Lieutenant
Unspecified British Units
British Forces (All Conflicts)
Born 26 Jul 1898

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HAWKE, Frederick Eugene

Service number 1547
Trooper
9th Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 28 Jan 1894

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SMITH, Ernest Cecil

Service number 4367
Private
32nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 22 Sep 1893

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BRYANT, Roland

Service number SX7296
Private
Born 12 Jun 1914

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HOOPER, Guy

Service number 282
Gunner
2nd Field Artillery Brigade
AIF WW1
Born 18 Jan 1896

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MUNRO, David

Service number 3550
Private
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 12 Feb 1873

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THOMAS, Albert

Service number 3627
Private
32nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 22 Aug 1884

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TRINNE, Benjamin Waldemar

Service number 1511
Private
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 31 May 1897

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