Terowie War Memorial

Details

Location T section of Main Street and Besanko Road., Terowie, Goyder - South Australia, Australia
Type memorial
Description

A marble statue of a WW1 soldier standing at ease surmounted on a square cut limestone and granite capped pedestal and a four-tier granite base and concrete slab. All details are in gold leaf. The monument is on a triangular shaped island enclosed within a with a rail and wire mesh fence; a trench mortar is behind the monument

Built Not yet discovered
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

Face: Pedestal:

TO THE MEMORY OFTHOSE MEN FROM THETEROWIE DISTRICTCOUNCIL AREAWHO MADE THESUPREME SACRIFICEIN THE GREAT WAR1914-19181939-1945

Brass plaque fourth tier

IN MEMORY OFTHOSE WHO SERVED AND DIEDKOREA Australian Commonwealth VIETNAM1950-1952 Military Forces insignia 1962-1972LEST WE FORGET

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Terowie community

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Bayonet broken off, replaced by a wooden replica. Letters fading.

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Names

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PEARCE, Frank Stanley

Service number 672
Private
32nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 29 Apr 1890

MITCHELL, William Alexander

Service number 3096
Private
43rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

DEARLOVE, Thomas Alfred

Service number 474
Private
32nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 2 Sep 1880

FANNING, John

Service number 2505
Private
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 23 Feb 1893

NOURSE, Frank Edward

Service number 1331
Lance Corporal
16th Infantry Battalion (WW1)
AIF WW1
Born 4 Aug 1891

O'REILLY, Myles

Service number 2090
Private
32nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1893

CULLEN, Hedley Elbert

Service number OFFICER
Second Lieutenant
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 8 Aug 1894

PEARCE, Edward Franklin

Service number 5632
Lance Corporal
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1893

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