Adelaide 2 WW II Wall of Remembrance* Back to Search

Normal ww wall of remembrance fiztroy

Details

Location North Terrace / Kintore Avenue, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Type Monuments
Description

A Wall of Remembrance constructed of Macclesfield marble.  A large stone three-sided wall with large bronze plaques affixed. On the top of each corner is a light. Eight panels list the names of those who fell in WW2. The centre panel records a dedication. Located behind the South Australian National War Memorial. It is located central to the outer face of the Government House Domain wall.

Built Architect, L. Laybourne Smith, design approved July 1953
Opened 11 November 1956
Inscription

Engraved in stone above the centre plaques:

1939 SECOND WORLD WAR 1945

 

CENTRE PANEL RAN insignia AIF insignia RAAF insignia

ON THESE TABLETS

ARE RECORDEDTHE NAMES OFTHOSE MEN AND WOMENWHO ENLISTEDIN THE STATE OFSOUTH AUSTRALIATO SERVETHEIR KING AND COUNTRYIN THE SECOND WORLD WAR1939-1945AND WHO PAIDTHE SUPREME SACRIFICETHEIR NAME LIVETHFOR EVERMORE

 

Condition

Good

Maintained by Adelaide City Council

View Tributes of Honour Description

Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

Thumb 1b
TODD, Thomas William

Service number PA439
Able Seaman
HMAS Torrens
Royal Australian Navy
Born 18 Apr 1911

Thumb 1aa
BROOK, Kenneth Richard

Service number 416165
Flying Officer
No. 1651 Conversion Unit RAF
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 11 Jan 1922

Thumb 1a
EASTHER, Leonard Alfred

Service number 429801
Sergeant
2 Air Observers School (RCAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 19 Dec 1921

Thumb image
NAFFIN, Robert Clarence

Service number 416601
Flight Sergeant
No. 101 Squadron (RAF)
Royal Air Force
Born 22 Feb 1920

Thumb 1aa
WESTERN, Malcolm George

Service number 417917
Flight Sergeant
No. 576 Squadron (RAF)
Royal Air Force
Born 16 Dec 1923

Thumb bruz
WAREHAM, William Robert

Service number SX8658
Corporal
2nd/43rd Infantry Battalion
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 6 Dec 1914

Thumb image
BLAKE, William Dennis

Service number SX15789
Private
2nd/6th Commando Squadron
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 1 Mar 1920

Thumb willie n
NICHTERLEIN, William Everard

Service number 416104
Pilot Officer
No. 452 Squadron (RAAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 14 Feb 1920

Thumb ww wall of remembrance fiztroyThumb img 4640 1
Showing 2 of 2 images.
Click images to start slideshow.