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Location Corner of Canning Street and Chad Street, Rosewater (Greytown), Port Adelaide Enfield - South Australia, Australia
Type Monuments
Description

Southwest Corner of Eric Sutton Reserve.  A grey granite rough-cut monument comprising a Cross of Sacrifice mounted on a pedestal, a sur-base and a concrete slab. Bronze plaques are affixed to the base of the cross and to the sur-base. The pedestal face is polished; all details are in black.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

Plaques on cross:Upper:

IN MEMORYTO ALL SERVICESWORLD WAR 11 1939-1945KOREA 1950-1953VIETNAM 1962-1973ROSEWATER R.S.L.

Insignia of RSL

LEST WE FORGET

Centre:

AIF Badge IN MEMORY OFDOUGLAS CAMERON2/10TH BATTALION A.I.F. SX1035324. 4. 1910-15. 9. 2002

LOVINGLY REMEMBERED BYWIFE NELLIEAND CHILDREN BRIAN, JOAN AND JUDITH

Lower:

RAN Badge IN LOVING MEMORY OFJOHN R. WHEELER27. 10. 1925-13. 1. 2002PA 4359 R.A.N.R.WHOSE ASHES WERE SCATTERED UPON THIS SITEFOLLOWING THE DAWN SERVICE ANZAC DAY 2002ALWAYS LOVED BY HIS DAUGHTER DIANE

Pedestal:

GOD KEEP THEIR MEMORY GREEN

 

Plaque base:

UNVEILED BY HIS EXCELLENCY THE GOVERNOR, SIR ARCHIBALD WEIGALLK.C.M.G. ON APRIL 15TH, 1922 AND ERECTED AS A TRIBUTE OF PRIDEBY THE WOMEN OF ROSEWATER IN HONOR OF THE MEN WHO DIED FORKING AND COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919

"HE DIED THE NOBLEST DEATH A MAN CAN DIEFIGHTING FOR GOD TRUTH AND LOYALTYAND SUCH A DEATH IS IMMORTALITY"

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Rosewater Council

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Nil

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Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

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SAVAGE, William John

Service number 207
Corporal
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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CARTER, Frederick George Walter

Service number 1135
Private
16th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1 Jan 1892

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SCRIVEN, Louis Richard

Service number 2720
Private
48th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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RICHARDS, William

Service number 433
Corporal
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 5 Aug 1896

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HENDRY, Charles

Service number 326
Sergeant
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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MCNEIL, James Robert

Service number 4483
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 7 Feb 1878

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WEAVER, Alfred Charles

Service number 2176
Trooper
4 Battalion Imperial Camel Corps
AIF WW1
Born 2 May 1894

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KERR, Sydney Hill

Service number 4464
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 4 Apr 1887

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