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Location North Terrace , Millicent, Wattle Range - South Australia, Australia
Type memorial
Description

Grey granite Cross of Sacrifice surmounted on a two-tier pedestal and three-tier concrete base. A downward pointing sword is affixed at the arms of the cross. All details are in black. Left and right faces have a large granite wreath and ribbands.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

Face: Base of cross:

THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918 TO THE IMPERISHABLE MEMORY OF THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE CAUSE OF LIBERTY AND JUSTICE

Pedestal: Upper, three plaques:

 

Pedestal: Upper at base:

 

1939-1945

 

HE IS NOT WORTHY TO LIVE AT ALL WHO, FOR FEAR OF DANGER OR DEATH, SHUNNETH HIS COUNTRY'S SERVICE OR HIS OWN HONOUR, SINCE DEATH IS INEVITABLE AND THE FAME OF VIRTUE IMMORTAL. SIR HUMPHREY GILBERT.Back:

Pedestal: Upper:LET US HAVE FAITH THAT RIGHT MAKES MIGHT,AND IN THAT FAITH LET US TO THE END DARE TO DO OUR DUTY AS WE UNDERSTAND IT.ABRAHAM LINCOLN.

Pedestal: Lower: The Armistice 11TH HOUR-11TH DAY-11TH MONTH 1918 Remembrance Day FROM ALL THE WARS AND ALL THE LANDS WHEN YOU GO HOME TELL THEM OF US AND SAY FOR YOUR TOMORROW WE GAVE OUR TODAY
Lest We Forget MILLICENT R.S.L. 11-11-1996

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Millicent Council

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Several letters fading.

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Names

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BROOKS, Gordon Raymond

Service number 5829
Private
43rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 25 Aug 1897

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WEBB, Fred Stewart

Service number 9037
Gunner
6th Field Artillery Brigade
AIF WW1
Born 17 May 1897

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MARION, John Mott

Service number 4640
Corporal
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 2 Apr 1893

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TOWERS, Tom

Service number 3908
Second Lieutenant
32nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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NELSON, Dennis Edwin

Service number 4718427
Private
2nd Battalion
The Royal Australian Regiment (2 RAR)
Australian Army (Post WW2)
Born 24 Nov 1945

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REDFORD, John Alan

Service number 99
Lance Corporal
1st Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 29 Sep 1889

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GIDDINGS, Bryan Wilba

Service number 416949
Pilot Officer
No. 97 Squadron (RAF)
Royal Air Force (WW2)
Born 19 Mar 1915

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MCKAIL, Ronald George

Service number 4174
Sergeant
48th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 4 Mar 1889
North Adelaide Football Club 1907 - 1913

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