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09-July-2016
09-July-2016

Photographs supplied by Chris McLaughlin

A monument commemorates those who died in service or were killed in action in World War One and World War Two.

The memorial is a Cross of Sacrifice mounted on a pedestal and slab. Four barley twist columns support the upper slab with a central block in the form of a cenotaph which contains the honour rolls.

Location

Address:Stuart Highway & Caroona Road, Port Augusta West, 5710
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -32.483112
Long: 137.758311
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple

Dedication

Front Inscription

Roll of Honour

In memory of the men from this town and district who made the supreme sacrifice in the Great War 1914 - 1918.

What greater love can man have than this.

[ Names ]

Father in Thy Gracious keeping
Leave wwe now thy servants sleeping.

Back Inscription

Roll of Honour

In memory of the men from this town and district who made the supreme sacrifice in World War 2. 1939 - 1945.

To you from failing hands we throw the torch.
Be yours to hold it high.

[ Names ]

Lest We Forget.

Source: MA,TOH
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