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Location Lawrie Terrace, Waikerie, Loxton Waikerie - South Australia, Australia
Type memorial
Description

Memorial Gardens. A stylised Cross of Sacrifice surmounted on a stone and cement block. At the rear are two steps. Before the cross was installed the base was used as a dais from which ceremonial readings took place. Bronze plaques are affixed to the base of the cross and the front of the base.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

Face: Arms of cross:

LEST WE FORGET

Plaque cross:

Insignia of RSLIN RECOGNITION OF ALL WHO SERVEDIN THE KOREAN MALAYAN BORNEOANDSOUTH VIETNAM CAMPAIGNS

Plaque base:

1914-1918

 

1939-1945

 

WE WILLREMEMBER THEM

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Waikerie Council, RSL

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Nil

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Names

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HOLMES, Reuben Ray

Service number PA2587
Able Seaman
HMAS Melville
Royal Australian Navy
Born 7 Sep 1918

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DUNNING, Rayden Kingsley Ross

Service number 407317
Pilot Officer
No. 2 Squadron (RAAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 15 Oct 1916

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JOHNS, Roy James

Service number SX8212
Private
2nd/48th Infantry Battalion
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 24 Nov 1919

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MORTIMER, Arthur Thomas Lort

Service number 407247
Sergeant
No. 250 Squadron (RAF)
Royal Air Force
Born 29 Dec 1920

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HAINES, Norman Dudley

Service number 416956
Leading Aircraftman
No. 6 Service Flying Training School Mallala
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 1 Jul 1917

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STANLEY, Walter

Service number 2416
Lance Corporal
48th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 26 Jun 1887

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BLAKE, William Dennis

Service number SX15789
Private
2nd/6th Independent Company (Cavalry Commando Squadron)
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 1 Mar 1920

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BURTON, Lindsay James

Service number SX6432
Lance Corporal
2nd/10th Infantry Battalion
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 28 Nov 1919

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