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05-June-2020
05-June-2020

Photographs supplied by Stephen Warren

The monument commemorates those who have served in the various conflicts in which Australia has been involved.  It was originally erected to commemorate those who served in World War One, and was unveiled on the 19th November 1922 by Colonel E. J. Parkes, D.S.O., M.A.

Location

Address:Arthur & Stephens Streets, Booleroo Centre, 5482
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -32.880768
Long: 138.350396
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple
Monument Manufacturer:W. Laycock
Link:http://www.rslvirtualwarmemorial.or…

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 19th November, 1922
Front Inscription

"Lest We Forget"

Erected to commemorate the service of the men of this District who fought in the Great War.

1914 - 1919 A.D.

Plaque :

The Booleroo Centre community remembers the sacrifice made by members of the Australian Armed Forces who have served their country.

First World War,      1914 - 18
Second World War, 1939 - 45

Lest We Forget

Plaque :

The Booleroo Centre community remembers the sacrifice made by members of the Australian Armed Forces who have served their country.

Occupation of Japan,  1946 - 51
Korean War,                1950 - 43
Malayan Emergency,  1950 - 60

Lest We Forget

Plaque :

The Booleroo Centre community remembers the sacrifice made by members of the Australian Armed Forces who have served their country.

Indonesian Confrontation, 1963 - 66
Vietnam War,                      1962 - 75
First Gulf War,                     1990 - 91

Lest We Forget

Plaque :

The Booleroo Centre community remembers the sacrifice made by members of the Australian Armed Forces who have served their country.

Peacekeeping,     1947 -
Iraq War,               2003 - 11
Afghanistan War,  2001

Lest We Forget

 

Left Side Inscription

In honor

1914
[ Name ]

1915
[ Names ]

Back Inscription

In Memoriam

​[ Names ]

Plaque :

In memory of the fallen

1939 - 1945

[ Names ]

Lest We Forget.

Right Side Inscription

1916
[ Name ]

1917
​[ Names ]

Source: MA, SKP, RVWM
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