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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

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Names

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BALFOUR-OGILVY, Elaine Lenore

Service number SFX10596
Nursing Sister
2nd/4th Casualty Clearing Station
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 11 Jan 1912

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LARNER, Vivian George

Service number SX10531
Sergeant
8th Division Salvage Unit
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 23 Sep 1913

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ADAMS, William James

Service number SX5457
Corporal
2nd/3rd Machine Gun Battalion
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 27 Aug 1906

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BOWLEY, Robert George

Service number 416015
Flying Officer
No. 10 Squadron (RAAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 14 Jul 1921

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NOACK, Arthur John

Service number SX9399
Private
2nd/48th Infantry Battalion
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 24 Dec 1910

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WATSON, William Somerville

Service number 416732
Pilot Officer
No. 177 Squadron (RAF)
Royal Air Force
Born 2 Mar 1921

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RUDALL, Peter Sutherland

Service number PA2017
Ordinary Seaman
HMAS Sydney (II) - D48 WW2
Royal Australian Navy
Born 31 May 1922

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BELL, John Napier

Service number 162
Flight Lieutenant
No. 10 Squadron (RAAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 25 Apr 1916

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