Aldgate War Memorial

Details

Location Kemp Road, Aldgate, Adelaide Hills - South Australia, Australia
Type memorial
Description

A metal white painted Cross of Sacrifice is surmounted on the top of a white concrete pillar that is in turn mounted on a pedestal and block base and a concrete slab. Beside the Cross is a bayonet driven point down into the pillar. A white marble plaque is affixed to each face of the pedestal; a bronze plaque is affixed on the back of the base block

Built Not yet discovered
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

Face:

WORLD WAR1914-1919.FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH

 

Left:

ENLISTED FOR SERVICE

 

Back:

ENLISTED FOR SERVICE

 

Bronze plaque:

IN MEMORY OFTHOSE WHO SERVEDAUSTRALIA AND HER ALLIESDURING THE WARS OF THE NATIONTHE BOER WAR 1899-1902 WORLD WAR 1 1914-1918WORLD WAR 2 1939-1945 MALAYA 1948-1960KOREA 1950-1954 BORNEO 1962-1966MALAYA 1964-1965 SOUTH VIETNAM 1962 1973LEST WE FORGET…

Right:

ENLISTED FOR SERVICE

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Aldgate RSL

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Letters fading

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Names

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CURRIE, Norman James

Service number 1897
Private
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 12 Mar 1894

SMITH, John LeGallez

Service number 3903
Private
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 20 Jul 1898

TAYLOR, Arthur John

Service number 4585
Private
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1 Oct 1879

SCOTT, Kenneth Lancelot

Service number 1980
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 24 Aug 1895

BROOKS, Thomas Andrew

Service number 3363
Private
48th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1889

LOCK, Albert Ernest

Service number 29888
Sergeant
2nd Field Artillery Brigade
AIF WW1
Born 1 Jun 1888

WILKINSON, Percy Ernest Edwin

Service number 1116
Private
4th Field Ambulance
AIF WW1
Born 1 May 1894

FOORD, Archibald James

Service number 2360
Corporal
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 17 Jul 1882

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