Paruna Memory of the Fallen Arch Gates Back to Search

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Location Main Street, Paruna, Loxton Waikerie - South Australia, Australia
Type memorial_gates
Description

Entrance to the Paruna Oval.  Four concrete pillars, the two outer pillars have wrought iron and wire mesh fences, the two inner pillars have double wire mesh gates. A wrought iron arch spans the two inner pillars. A bronze plaque is affixed to each of the main pillars.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

Arch:

Effigy of the rising sunIN MEMORY OF THE FALLEN

Left fence:

BROWNS WELL

Right fence:

DISTRICT

Left main pillar:

1914-18

 

LEST WE FORGET


Right main pillar:

1939-45

 

LEST WE FORGET

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Paruna community

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Nil

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Names

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COCKSHELL, Leslie William

Service number 63945
Private
3rd Australian Casualty Clearing Station
AIF WW1
Born 25 Sep 1898

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GASCOIGNE, Peter Herbert

Service number 1682
Private
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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JOYCE, Hedley

Service number 3042
Corporal
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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BAWDEN, Samuel Joseph

Service number 2617
Private
48th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 29 May 1890

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JOYCE, Tom

Service number 2699
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 11 Feb 1896

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KIRKBRIGHT, Ernest

Service number 1947
Corporal
48th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 5 Oct 1889

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