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Paskeville Soldiers Memorial : 27-April-2011
Paskeville Soldiers Memorial : 27-April-2011

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Paskeville Soldiers Memorial commemorates those who served in World War One.

The opening of the the Memorial Arch and unveiling of the Memorial Tablets at the Paskeville Recreation grounds on Wednesday 26th was a thorough success, a large crowd assembling in the afternoon. Motor cars carried contingents from Kadina, Wallaroo, Kainton, Melton, and elsewhere. The school children, under Mr. Gansen (head teacher) were massed in front of the arch which is formed by two obelisks of granite, and the lettering, "Paskerville Soldiers Memorial"  in ironwork. The names of the men who enlisted and those who fell in  the great war are inscribed on marble tablets, and the whole forms an appropriate memorial,which gives entrance to the the recreation grounds.
Chronicle (Adelaide, SA), 26 November 1921
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Location

Address:Railway Terrace South, , Paskeville, 5552
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.039374
Long: 137.904064
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:Wednesday 16th November, 1921
Front Inscription

Paskeville Soldiers Memorial

Left Side Inscription

In honor of [Names]  1914 - 1919

Right Side Inscription

 Their name liveth for evermore [Names] 1914 - 1919

Inscription in Proximity

This memorial was opened by H. G. Tossell Esq. M.P.  and Roll of Honor unveiled by Mrs. A. M. Heath.  16th November 1921.

Source: MA,TOH
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