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Location West Terrace , Port Broughton, Barunga West - South Australia, Australia
Type memorial
Description

A white marble statue of a soldier standing at attention with a tree trunk supporter behind the right leg mounted on a capped pink granite and two-tier grey granite pedestal. Each corner of the pedestal is recessed with red granite columns and grey granite caps. This is mounted on a stepped five tier granite base and concrete slab. The monument is enclosed within a white metal fence; a bronze plaque is located on a metal stand inside the fence.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

Pedestal face upper:

PORT BROUGHTON DISTRICTSOLDIERS.WHO HAVE MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICEDURING THE GREAT WAR 1914-18

 

Pedestal face lower:

SECOND WORLD WAR

- 1945

 

Pedestal: left:

PORT BROUGHTON SOLDIERS WHO ENLISTED AND HAVE RETURNED

 

Pedestal: back:

PORT BROUGHTON SOLDIERS WHO ENLISTED AND HAVE RETURNED

 

Pedestal: right:

PORT BROUGHTON SOLDIERS WHO ENLISTED AND HAVE RETURNED

 

Plaque:

Logo of the RSL Logo of Lions International Logo of District CouncilTHIS FENCE SURROUNDING THE WORLD WAR 1 MONUMENTWAS A JOINT PROJECT OF THE BROUGHTON AND DISTRICTS LIONS CLUBTHE PORT BROUGHTON SUB BRANCH OF THE R.S.L.AND THE DISTRICT COUNCIL OF PORT BROUGHTON.1992

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Port Broughton Council, RSL

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Restored 2005

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Names

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ELEY, Stanley

Service number S114748
Private
Born 10 Jul 1890

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MILDREN, Percival Algernon

Service number S80745
Lance Sergeant
Volunteer Defence Corps (SA)
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 20 Apr 1893

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ROUTLEY, George Horace

Service number 11105
Driver
1st Divisional Train
AIF WW1
Born 11 Sep 1890

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IRELAND, Victor Albert

Service number 3180
Private
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 20 May 1898

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BRIGGS, William Roy

Service number 1855
Private
32nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1896

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WHITTAKER, Hubert Pike

Service number 297
Private
8th Machine Gun Company
AIF WW1
Born 6 Jun 1894

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KIRK, Frederick Charles Thomas

Service number 4312
Private
43rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 20 Sep 1895

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BENNIER, Frederick Charles

Service number S212582
Corporal
4 Garrison Battalion
Australian Military Forces (Army WW2)
Born 26 Oct 1891

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