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04-November-2015
04-November-2015

Photographs supplied by Bryan Cole

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

One of the largest and most representative crowds gathered at Milang for many years assembled there on Sunday afternoon last to witness the unveiling of the Soldiers' Memorial just erected on the Reserve close to the Institute. The form of the Memorial is a tapered cone on a stepped base, worked out in two-tinted marbles, with a tablet extension on which is inscribed the names of the boys of the district who fell in the war.

The erection is of graceful character, and reflects credit on the designer and builder Mr. A. W. Stewart, of Torrensville, the cost being a little under £l50.
Southern Argus (Port Elliot), 5th May 1921

Location

Address:Coxe Street, Milang Soldiers Memorial Gardens, Milang, 5256
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -35.407454
Long: 138.970021
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1
Actual Event STart Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 1st May, 1921
Source: MA,TOH
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