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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

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Names

Showing 8 people of interest from memorial

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WESTON, Ian Duncan

Service number 284999
Flying Officer
6 Service Flying Training School
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 16 May 1916

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HANEL, Ivan Charles

Service number SX7483
Private
2nd/48th Infantry Battalion
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 17 Jul 1910

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TRELOAR, Colin Burns

Service number 407554
Sergeant
No. 205 Squadron (RAF)
Royal Air Force
Born 2 Apr 1920

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TAPLIN, John Blatch

Service number 407607
Flight Sergeant
No. 206 Squadron (RAF)
Royal Air Force
Born 3 May 1915

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DEY, David George

Service number 280627
Flight Lieutenant
Base Torpedo Unit (Nowra)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 20 Aug 1915

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HAINES, Norman Dudley

Service number 416956
Leading Aircraftman
6 Service Flying Training School
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 1 Jul 1917

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PRZIBILLA, Theodore Lester Keith

Service number SX9604
Corporal
17 Line of Command Signals
Australian Military Forces (AMF) - WW2
Born 17 Mar 1920

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READ, Graham Sydney

Service number 417118
Flight Sergeant
No. 405 Squadron (RCAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 20 Jul 1917

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