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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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HOWARD, Frank Albert

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

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DAVISON, Cuthbert Glen

Service number 158
Corporal
2nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 7 May 1894

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EDLINGTON, Alfred Robert

Service number 6557A
Signaller
28th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 17 Aug 1897

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BROOKS, John Blackler

Service number 2125
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 16 Aug 1895

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MCINERNEY, John Morris

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

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BUTLER, Rex Nelson

Service number SX2600
Sergeant
8th Division Ammunition Sub-Park
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 13 Feb 1913

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ELLIS, John Chute

Service number OFFICER
Lieutenant
Unspecified British Units
British Army
Born 13 Oct 1886

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PATZEL, Lawrence Ralph

Service number 6810
Private
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 27 Dec 1891

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