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Details

Location Victoria Street, Swan Reach, Mid Murray - South Australia, Australia
Type memorial
Description

A white marble rough-cut pillar surmounted on a three-tier base and concrete slab, the monument is enclosed within a stone and chain fence. At the top of the front face is a marble plaque, below that is another plaque in the shape of an unfurling scroll. Below this is a marble plaque. On the top tier of the base is a plaque. On the right side of the monument is a white marble plaque in the shape of an unfurling scroll

Built Not yet discovered
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

Face: Top plaque:

ROLL OF HONORTHE GREATWAR1914-19"LEST WE FORGET."Scroll:

 

¶ GAVE HIS LIFE FOR HISCOUNTRY.

Lower plaque:


ERECTED BY THE RESIDENTS

OF SWAN REACH & DISTRICT.

IN HONOR OF THE LOCAL

SOLDIERS BEARING THEIR

PART IN THE ABOVE WAR.

Plaque on top tier:

Logo of the:RAN AIF RAAF

THIS PLAQUE IS DEDICATED TO AUSTRALIANSERVICE PERSONNEL WHO PAID THE SUPREMESACRIFICE IN A THEATRE OF CONFLICTINVOLVING AUSTRALIAN ARMED FORCESMALAY PENINSULA 1948-1960 1964-1965KOREA 1950-1953 BORNEO 1962-1966VIETNAM 1962-1973

Right face: 

Scroll:

ROLL OF HONOUR1939-45 WAR

 

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Swan Reach community

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Nil

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Names

Showing 2 people of interest from memorial

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EGLINTON, Clarence Roy

Service number 3104
Lance Corporal
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 18 Nov 1891

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RETALLACK, Thomas Malcolm

Service number 1975
Private
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1 Jun 1890

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