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23-April-2015
23-April-2015

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Cleve War Memorial was originally erected to commemorate those who died in service or were killed in action in World War One. The memorial was relocated in 2000 to its present site from Fourth Street and now commemorates those who fought in all conflicts.

Anzac Day was celebrated at Cleve in appropriate manner. In the morning a large crowd assemnbled to witness the unveiling of a monument in the main street by Mr. E. J. Macgowan.
The Register (Adelaide), 2nd May 1922.

Location

Address:Fourth & Main Streets, Cleve, 5640
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.701771
Long: 136.493923
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple
Actual Event STart Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919
Monument Designer:Arthur Heinicke (Adelaide, S.A.)

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1919
Front Inscription

              The
       Great War
       1914 - 1919

THE GREAT WAR
   1914 - 1919

      In Sacred
           And
Grateful Remembrance
Of Our Brave Men
     Who Fell

Left Side Inscription
[ Names ]
Back Inscription

WORLD WAR II
1939 - 1945

In Everlasting
Memory Of All
Men And Women
From This
Community Who
Enlisted To Fight
For Freedom In
All Conflicts
VIETNAM WAR
1962 - 1973

"Lest We Forget"

Right Side Inscription
[ Names ]
Source: MA,TOH,CRE
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