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Location Shepherds Hill Road, St Marys, Mitcham - South Australia, Australia
Type memorial
Description

Women's Memorial Playing Fields.  In front of the clubrooms is a cream brick, low wall memorial comprising three segments, affixed to the centre segment are three bronze plaques. Bangka Day Memorial Services are held at the complex each year.

Built Not yet discovered
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Inscription

Upper plaque:

AIF insigniaIN HONOURED MEMORY OF THESOUTH AUSTRALIAN ARMY NURSING SISTERSWHO LOST THEIR LIVES IN THECAUSE OF HUMANITY IN BANGKA ISLANDFEBRUARY 1942E.L. BALFOUR-OGILVY I.M. DRUMMONDF.R. CASSON L.F. FAIRWEATHER E.L. KEATSWITH THE SINKING OF THE VYNER-BROOKM.H.M. DORSCH A.M. TRENERRYTHEIR NAMES LIVETH FOR EVERMORE

Centre plaque:

AIF insigniaIN HONOURED MEMORY OFALL SOUTH AUSTRALIAN WOMEN OF THE ARMED FORCESWHO DIED ON ACTIVE SERVICE1939 – 1945WOMEN'S ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVY SERVICEH.M. STONEAUSTRALIAN ARMY NURSING SERVICEM.H. McFARLANEV.A.D. / AUSTRALIAN ARMY MEDICAL WOMEN'S SERVICEJ.E. McEWINROYAL AUSTRALIAN AIR FORCE NURSING SERVICEG.H. ROBERTSONWOMEN'S AUSTRALIAN AUXILIARY AIR FORCE

 

G.M. ARMSTRONG


J.F. CARTER


R.M. NAUGHTON

E.M.A. BINKS


H.C. HARRISON


K.J. SMITH

M.M. BURROWES


T.E. McCONNELL


V.M. WIPER

 

THEIR NAMES LIVETH FOR EVERMORE

Lower Plaque:

DIED AS PRISONER OF WARBANGKA ISLAND8TH. FEBRUARY 1945W.R. RAYMONT

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Women's Memorial Playing Field Trust

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Nil

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Names

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RAYMONT, Wilhemina Rosalie

Service number TFX6012
Sister
2nd/4th Casualty Clearing Station
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 17 Dec 1911

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MCFARLANE, Mary Hamilton

Service number SFX11679
Lieutenant
2/3 Hospital Ship (Centaur)
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 10 Apr 1915

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