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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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BLACKMORE, John Henry

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

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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 Forces (All Conflicts)
Born 13 Oct 1886

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KLINTWORTH, Henry Lewis

Service number 1946
Private
48th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 23 Jul 1892

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BROOKS, Gordon Raymond

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

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POTTER, John Daniel

Service number 727
Lance Corporal
3rd Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 1884

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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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PERRYMAN, George Adolphus

Service number 4248
Corporal
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1875

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