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The monument consists of a marble-mounted rifleman on a granite base and pedestal and was modeled on the first local soldier to die in the conflict. It commemorates two local residents who died in this conflict.
|Address:||Manifold Street, Camperdown, 3260|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -38.232115|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||11-October-1899|
|Actual Event End Date:||31-May-1902|
|Monument Manufacturer:||WOOLES & CARPENTER|
Erected by the residents of Camperdown and district to the memory of the soldiers of the Empire who fell in the South African War 1899-1902
Pte. ARTHUR JONES
V.M.R. 1st CONTINGENT
DIED ON ACTIVE SERVICE KROONSTADT
OCTOBER 24th 1900
AGED 22 YEARS
Tpr. JOHN L. LAURENCE
KILLED IN ACTION, SCHURREBERG STOEK
AUGUST 23rd 1901
AGED 20 YEARS.