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Location Corner Osmond Terrace & The Parade, Norwood, South Australia, Australia
Type memorial
Description

A grey granite memorial comprising a tapered square cut column surmounted on a pedestal and two-tier base and concrete slab. At the top face and back of the column are bronze wreaths. On the pedestal faces are bronze wreaths. The monument is set in a rose garden road in a road plantation.

Built Architect, H.F.R. Culley. Contractor, Dawes and Chisholm. Bronze work by Hitchcox Bros, Adelaide
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

Top plaque:
Wreath, inside the wreath is a teardrop shaped effigy with the dedication
LEST WE FORGET 1914 1918

Lower plaque:

THESE GARDENS WERE DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF THOSE WHO PAID THE SUPREME SACRIFICE DURING WORLD WAR 11
"THEIR NAME LIVETH FOREVER MORE"

Left:

Wreath
Top plaque:
KENSINGTON & NORWOOD SOLDIERS' MEMORIAL COMMITTEE
ALD.N.SOLOMONS. CHAIRMAN.
ALD.W.G.AULD.
ALD.W.S.HANSON.
CR.J.J.WOODS.
E.O.GOODEN.
TOWN CLERK HON SEC.P.GANNONI.
MAYOR H.F.R.CULLEY.
DAWES & CHISHOLM.ARCHITECT. CONTRACTORS.BRONZE WORK. HITCHCOX BROS. ADELAIDE.

Lower plaque:
ERECTED BY THE CITIZENS OF KENSINGTON AND NORWOOD TO THE MEMORY OF THOSE WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR
Right:
Wreath

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Norwood Council

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Nil

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Names

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HEITHERSAY, William Stocks

Service number 15934
Sapper
5th Divisional Signal Company
AIF WW1
Born 27 Feb 1891

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MCCANN, Joseph

Service number 3289
Private
48th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 31 Jul 1888

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JAMES, Charles Rodda

Service number 2176
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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SPARGO, Frederick Sydney

Service number 4857
Private
43rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 20 Dec 1884

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PASCOE, Edward James

Service number 889
Private
2nd Pioneer Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 17 May 1884

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OPIE, Victor Alan

Service number 1392
Private
16th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 6 Sep 1887

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MOWAT, Cedric James William

Service number 1904
Gunner
2nd Field Artillery Brigade
AIF WW1

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MAGOR, Reuben Harold

Service number 3209
Private
32nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 18 Dec 1891

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