Whyalla WW1 War Memorial

Details

Location Corner of Bradford and Wileman Streets, Whyalla (Formerly Hummock's Hill), Whyalla - South Australia, Australia
Type memorial
Description

A white marble memorial comprising an obelisk surmounted on a four-tier capped pedestal and a two-tier base.

The memorial was upated at some stage and white marble plaques placed over original with additional names.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

Face:

Base of obelisk: 

Etched wreath

Pedestal:

WHYALLA ROLL OF HONORGREAT WAR 1914-1918IN GRATEFUL MEMORYOF

 

WHO MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE

Top tier: 

Etched rifle

Lower tier:

W. Darby & Son

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Whyalla City Council

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Formerly sited on a pedestal at the corner of Jamison Street and Queen Elizabeth Drive

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Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

WATSON, John Francis

Service number 1947
Private
5th Pioneer Battalion
AIF WW1

NEAGLE, James Martin Clement

Service number 2233A
Private
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 29 Apr 1889

SHARP, William Richard

Service number 6612
Private
28th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 15 Apr 1900

BROADBENT, Ralph Leslie

Service number 2037
Private
43rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1 Jul 1895

FARRELL, Martin

Service number 3548
Private
32nd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 24 Jul 1896

WOOD, Robert William

Service number 2899
Private
43rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Sep 1896

GAY, Andrew

Service number 1911/A
Private
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Feb 1882

WHITEHEAD, Robert

Service number 1227
Private
16th Infantry Battalion (WW1)
AIF WW1
Born 2 Jan 1892

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