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Location Vansittart Park Commercial Street West and Wehl Street South, Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
Type memorial
Description

Vansittart Park.
A Celtic Cross surmounted on a globe and capped four ionic pillars, on the upper part of the cap is the insignia of the AIF, below this is a wreath. The four pillars are mounted on a three-tier pedestal with polished granite plaques on each face and a four-tier granite base and concrete slab. All details are in gold leaf.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

THIS MEMORIAL IS ERECTED BY THE PEOPLE OF THE TOWN AND DISTRICT IN HONOUR OF THEIR SONS WHO DIED FOR KING AND COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919

THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE

IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO PAID THE SUPREME SACRIFICE WORLD WAR 11 1939-1945

IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO FELL IN THE VIETNAM WAR 1962-1971

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Mount Gambier Council

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Nil

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Names

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HAINES, Cephas Ratchue

Service number 651
Private
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 21 Jun 1887

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SHEPPARD, William Tyndall

Service number 407731
Sergeant
Air and Ground Radio School
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 5 Aug 1913

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BYASS, Alfred Peter

Service number 3762
Private
24th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 12 May 1892

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HOWARD, Frank Albert

Service number 4195
Private
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 16 May 1894

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MILLOWICK, Percival Clair

Service number SX2328
Corporal
2nd/43rd Infantry Battalion
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 3 Dec 1894

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BLACKMORE, John Henry

Service number 1626
Lance Corporal
43rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Feb 1893

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MCINERNEY, John Morris

Service number 3832
Lieutenant
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 2 Jun 1888

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CASADIO, Anthony Austin

Service number O2361
Lieutenant
RAN Helicopter Flight Vietnam
Royal Australian Navy
Born 30 Dec 1945

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