Wandilla, Warilda & Willochra ​MemorialPrint Page
Two seats commemorate the men and women of the Merchant Navy who came from South Australia and operated the W Class vessels , the Wandilla, Warilda and Willochra in World War One.
The plaques are both seats are the same.
|Address:||Timpson Street, Queens Wharf, Port Adelaide, 5015|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -34.841737|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||04-August-1914|
|Actual Event End Date:||28-June-1919|
In honour of the men and women of the Australian Merchant Navy, who sailed from South Australia operating the W Class vessels - the Wandilla, Warilda and Willochra - as troopships, supply, transport and hospital ships.
To the dedicated members of the Australian Merchant Navy - seafarers, doctors, nurses and medical staff - who supported our ANZAC troops through the Gallipoli campaign by ensuring supplies and evacuation to Egypt for wounded comrades.