Adelaide M04c - 48th Battalion Commemorative Cross Back to Search

Normal 48th battalion cross

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Location Corner North Terrace & Kintore Avenue, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Type Commemorative Cross
Description

ORIENTATION: East

Located behind the South Australian National War Memorial. One of six wooden commemorative crosses enclosed behind Perspex in alcoves in the outer face of Government House Domain wall. Below the arms of the crosses are bronze plaques.

THE 48TH BATTALION CROSS

This cross is in its natural colour.

Top of cross:
Carved insignia of the A.I.F.

AUSTRALIA
IN LOVING MEMORY OF
OUR COMRADES

48TH BN. A.I.F.

Bottom of cross:

They died 5-15 August 1916
POZIERES

THIS CROSS WAS ERECTED IN FRANCE
BY THE BATTALION IN MEMORY OF
COMRADES WHO FELL

DEDICATED 31ST JULY 1938

Insignia of the A.I.F.

48TH BATTALION
A.I.F.
POZIERES
1916

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