North Adelaide War Memorial WW1 Back to Search

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Location Finniss Street and Mackinnon Parade , North Adelaide, Adelaide - South Australia, Australia
Type memorial
Description

Soldiers Memorial Gardens.   A stone and cement, concrete arched monument set on a concrete base. Two bronze plaques are affixed to the face, the lower plaque list the names of those that enlisted from the district.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

Top plaque:

SONS OF THIS PLACE, LET THIS OF YOU BE SAID,THAT YOU WHO LIVE ARE WORTHY OF YOUR DEAD;THESE GAVE THEIR LIVES THAT YOU WHO LIVE MAY REAPA RICHER HARVEST ERE YOU FALL ASLEEP.____________________

THIS TABLET WAS PRESENTED TO THE DISTRICT BY COUNCILLOR WALLACE BRUCE.

Lower plaque:

1914


FOR KING AND COUNTRY


1918

LOWER NORTH


Effigy of a rising sun hat badge within two flags


SOLDIERS'

ADELAIDE


 

MEMORIAL

Base of Plaque:

ERECTED BY THE RESIDENTS 1920

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: North Adelaide Council

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Large crack in the cement arch

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Names

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PACKER, Albert George

Service number S506
Second Lieutenant
No. 4 Squadron
Australian Flying Corps
Australian Flying Corps
Born 9 Jul 1896

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UNDERWOOD, William Matthew

Service number 1185
Private
Born 29 Jan 1879

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KIMBER, Gilbert Vernon

Service number 3189
Private
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 25 Jan 1899

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HEMING, Thomas George

Service number S75034
Lieutenant Colonel
8th Battalion Volunteer Defence Corps
Volunteer Defence Corps (WW2)
Born 26 Jan 1883

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MOUNSEY, Norman John Edwin

Service number 2689
Private
Born 6 Mar 1891

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LANCHESTER, John Albert

Service number 2398
Corporal
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1888

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ROBINSON, Leonard Victor

Service number 911
Private
43rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 15 Nov 1894

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SHARP, Kenneth Warren

Service number 2708
Company Quartermaster Sergeant
Born Dec 1888

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