Saddleworth Memorial Trees Plaque

Details

Location Burra Road, Saddleworth, Clare and Gilbert Valleys - South Australia, Australia
Type plaque
Description

1kilometre South of Saddleworth on the Western side of the Burra Road.

 

An avenue of trees. A granite boulder surmounted on a concrete base, a bronze plaque is affixed to the granite face. The avenue of trees originally planted were; Scotch Elms, Canadian Elms, Spreading and Upright Poplars, Alepho Pines, Cluster Pines and Canary Island Pines. Fires have destroyed many of the original trees. The avenue of trees was established 12 August 1920.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

Plaque:

MEMORIAL TREESORIGINALLY PLANTED IN 1920IN MEMORY OF SOLDIERSKILLED IN 1914-1918 WAR

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Saddleworth RSL and town council.

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Nil

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Names

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NORRIS, Arthur Oscar

Service number 1395
Private
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 13 Apr 1889

MAXWELL, Edgar Albert

Service number 2216
Private
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 21 Nov 1891

WYMAN, Leo John

Service number 772
Trooper
9th Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 8 Apr 1891

BECKER, Walter Oswald

Service number 504
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 20 Aug 1896

DULLEA, Michael

Service number 4166
Corporal
4th Pioneer Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 21 Jul 1878

DULLEA, William Edward

Service number 4167
Private
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 8 Jan 1895

FRANKLIN, Rodney Vernon

Service number 414
Lieutenant
Royal Flying Corps
British Forces (All Conflicts)
Born 21 Sep 1896

SAUER, Herbert Wilhelm

Service number 1056
Corporal
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 2 Jul 1893

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