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Location Esplanade, Tumby Bay, South Australia, Australia
Type memorial
Description

A rough-cut red granite obelisk surmounted on a two-tier red granite pedestal and a three-tier concrete base. Two polished red granite plaques are affixed to the face of the pedestal tiers. A polished red granite plaque affixed on a concrete block is surmounted on the second tier of the concrete base. All details are in white.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

Face: plaque top tier:

IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO FELL1914-1918.

 

Plaque: bottom tier:


AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN

AND IN THE MORNING WE WILL

REMEMBER THEM.

Plaque: second tier of base.Insignia of armed services in each corner;Left hand top: Right hand top:

Australian Imperial Australian CommonwealthForces Military ForcesWW1 WW11ARMYWORLD WAR 111939-1945TO THE MEMORY OF

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Tumby Bay Council

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Obelisk has been broken but repaired.

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Names

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GREENSLADE, Arthur John

Service number 3604
Sapper
1st Tunnelling Company (inc. 4th Tunnelling Company)
AIF WW1
Born 25 Sep 1888

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HURLING, David Thomas

Service number 4498
Private
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 21 May 1880

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BAX, Alec Hartly

Service number 524
Trooper
3rd Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 8 Aug 1894

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USHER, Jack Wilfred

Service number 1223
Private
16th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 11 Nov 1884

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ATKINSON, Ernest Albert

Service number 1878
Private
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 5 Dec 1893

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BALDWIN, Arthur Wilfred

Service number 2288
Private
16th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1893

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ATKINSON, Frederick James Edward Richard

Service number 6955
Lance Corporal
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 23 Mar 1892

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THORPE, Benjamin Thomas

Service number 1184
Private
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 17 Feb 1890

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