Wolseley War Memorial

Details

Location Corner of Tatiara Highway and Tatiara Parade., Wolseley, Tatiara - South Australia, Australia
Type memorial
Description

A white marble memorial comprising a statue of a soldier standing at "Rest on Arms Reversed", left hand over right, rifle muzzle on left boot, surmounted on a capped three-tier red granite pedestal and granite block and a three-tier concrete base and slab.

Built Not yet discovered
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

Face:
Pedestal
Cap:

THE GREAT WAR 1914- 1918

Upper tier:

IN MEMORIUM

 

Lower tier:

"LEST WE FORGET"

 

Lower tier:

ERECTED BY THE RESIDENTS OF WOLSELEY AND DISTRICTSIN HONOR OF THE BRAVE WHO TOOK PARTIN THE GREAT WAR.

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Local community

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Rifle missing, broken immediately from beneath the hands
and above the rifle muzzle. Statue requires cleaning.

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Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

OBORN, Hartley Morrish

Service number 6088
Private
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 8 Dec 1897

DAENKE, Horace Edward

Service number 2063
Private
43rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1 Feb 1892

JONES, George Reginald

Service number 5997
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

PREECE, Allan

Service number 746
Trooper
8th Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 12 Jul 1879

WARMAN, Ernest William Tapsel

Service number 6342
Private
27th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 15 Feb 1892

THOMAS, William Henry

Service number 2253
Lance Corporal
48th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 13 Nov 1887

RICHES, Francis Seaman

Service number 6815
Private
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 21 Dec 1873

FOSTER, Albert Ernest

Service number 2076
Lance Corporal
40th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 6 Jun 1895

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