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Location North Terrace , Millicent, Wattle Range - South Australia, Australia
Type Monuments
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 WAR1914-1918TO THE IMPERISHABLE MEMORYOF THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVESIN THE CAUSE OFLIBERTY AND JUSTICEPedestal: Upper, three plaques:

 

Pedestal: Upper at base:

 

1939-1945

 

HE IS NOT WORTHY TO LIVE AT ALLWHO, FOR FEAROF DANGER OR DEATH, SHUNNETH HIS COUNTRY'SSERVICE 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 DARETO DO OUR DUTY AS WE UNDERSTAND IT.ABRAHAM LINCOLN. Pedestal: Lower:The Armistice11TH HOUR-11TH DAY-11TH MONTH 1918Remembrance DayFROM ALL THE WARS AND ALL THE LANDSWHEN YOU GO HOME TELL THEM OF US AND SAYFOR YOUR TOMORROW WE GAVE OUR TODAYLest We ForgetMILLICENT R.S.L. 11-11-1996

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Millicent Council

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Several letters fading.

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Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

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PRATTEN, Murray Edmund

Service number 416994
Pilot Officer
No. 463 Squadron (RAAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 16 Mar 1918

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BOASE, Maxwell Chapman

Service number SX7832
Private
2nd/48th Infantry Battalion
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 25 Apr 1915

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PATTEN, George Frederick

Service number 2818
Gunner
Born 16 Apr 1891

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DE GARIS, William Sowden

Service number 437120
Flying Officer
No. 207 Squadron (RAF)
Royal Air Force
Born 1 Jul 1924

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HOLLAND, Albert Edward

Service number 3081
Private
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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TALBOT, Henry Arthur

Service number 3040
Corporal
48th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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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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BROOKS, John Elkanah

Service number 272
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 8 Mar 1887

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