Mallala War Memorial

Details

Location Main Mallala 8 way Intersection , Mallala, South Australia, Australia
Type memorial
Description

In the centre of Mallala at the junction of eight roads, Dublin Road, Wasleys Road, Aerodrome Road, Balaklava Road, Railway Avenue, Adelaide Road, Butler Street and Redbanks Road. Serves as a traffic island.

Built Monument Designer: Mr Frank H Counsell (architect) Monument Manufacturer: Mr W. Laycock , Messrs Brown Brothers (nameplates)
Opened 15 October 1922 by Lieutenant Colonel Butler D.S.O.
Inscription

Face: Northern faces, details in black:

IN HONOR OF TEN MENWHO DIED IN DEFENCEOF HOME AND LIBERTY

Plaques:

H.L.BARTLETTDIED OF SICKNESS4TH APRIL 1918AGED 19 YEARSIN ENGLAND

M.J.THEOBALDKILLED IN ACTION26TH AUGUST 1918AGED 23 YEARSIN FRANCE

W.J.SHIMMINKILLED IN ACTION20TH AUGUST 1916AGED 23 YEARSIN FRANCE

W.N.ROBERTSDIED OF SICKNESS5TH JUNE 1916AGED 23 YEARSIN EGYPT

W.F.NAIRNDIED OF WOUNDS21ST SEPT 1916AGED 19 YEARSIN GERMANY

R.A.LINDSAYKILLED IN ACTION26TH APRIL 1918AGED 22 YEARSIN FRANCE

A.R.EARLACCIDENTALLY KILLED26TH JUNE 1917AGED 24 YEARSIN PALESTINE

F.CULLENKILLED IN ACTION25TH DEC 1917AGED 21 YEARSIN FRANCE

G.W.COPEKILLED IN ACTION17TH JUNE 1918AGED 25 YEARSIN FRANCE

S.L.BUTTLEDIED OF SICKNESS10TH AUGUST 1915AGED 21 YEARSIN EGYPT

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Mallala Council

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Nil

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Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

BUTTLE, Samuel Leonard

Service number 2343
Private
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 7 Mar 1894

EARL, Arthur Roy

Service number 2931
Trooper
Born 4 Aug 1892

ROBERTS, William Norman

Service number 4756
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 21 Oct 1892

CULLEN, Frank

Service number 6059
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 16 Jun 1886

THEOBALD, Maurice James

Service number 4863
Private
43rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 21 Jan 1895

LINDSAY, Ralph Ashton

Service number 2036
Private
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 24 Aug 1895

NAIRN, William Frederick

Service number 3563A
Private
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 4 Aug 1897

BARTLETT, Harold Lyle

Service number 20470
Sapper
Born 8 Oct 1898

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