Streaky Bay War Memorial

Details

Location Flinders Highway & Montgomerie Terrace, Streaky Bay, South Australia, Australia
Type memorial
Description

A statue of a soldier standing at "Arms Reversed" left hand over right, muzzle of the rifle on the left boot, supported behind the left leg with a tree trunk surmounted on a rough-cut granite capped pedestal and two-tier sur-base and a two-tier concrete base and slab. Large brass plaques surround the centre of the pedestal. At the base of the lower tier of the sur-base face are angled metal pipes to support flagstaffs.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

Face:

STREAKY BAY AND DISTRICTIN HONOUR AND MEMORY OF THE MENWHO SERVED IN THE GREAT WAR1914 Stylised effigy of the Australian Imperial Forces 1919insignia surmounting a wreath"PUT ON THE WHOLE ARMOUR OF GOD, AND STAND"OBIERUNT PRO REGE ET PATRIA.

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Streaky Bay Council and RSL

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Nil

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Names

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CHAPLIN, George Lancelot

Service number 3780
Private
52nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 21 Sep 1895

OSWALD, Cyril Alfred

Service number 2511
Signaller
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 24 Jun 1889

KILMARTIN, John James Patrick

Service number 18239
Private
11th Field Ambulance
AIF WW1
Born 17 Mar 1890

MAYFIELD, Stanley Howard

Service number 4264
Private
Australian Naval and Military Expeditionary Force
Australian Naval & Military Expeditionary Forces (New Guinea 1914)
Born 5 Oct 1876

HILLS, Walter George

Service number 6573
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

ROWLAND, Reginald

Service number 3624
Private
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 20 Aug 1892

BOYLAN, Bernard

Service number 2102
Private
12th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 30 Nov 1890

MEFFERT, Godfried

Service number 5380
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1877

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