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16-November-2014
16-November-2014

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A monument commemorates South Australian servicewomen who served in World War Two.

Location

Address:King William Road & Victoria Drive, Pathway of Honour, Adelaide, 5000
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.918871
Long: 138.600541
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW2
Actual Event STart Date:03-September-1939
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1945
Monument Designer:Janette Moore (artist) in association with Margaret Worth

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 20th April, 1997
Front Inscription

This monument is dedicated to the women of South Australia who served in the defence forces of Australia during World War II, 1939 - 1945

Plaque :

This memorial was commissioned with support from :
The Hon. Diana Laidlaw, MLC Minister for the Arts, South Australia
The Hon. Bruce Scott Minister for Veterans Affairs, Commonwealth of Australia
Adelaide City Council
Art for Public Places, Arts South Australia
Ex-POW Association of SA Inc
2/3 Machine Gun Battalion Association
Australian Womens Army Service of South Australia
POW Women`s Auxiliary
 

 

Back Inscription
UNVEILED BY TRISH WORTH FEDERAL MEMBER FOR ADELAIDE ON 20.4.97  ON BEHALF OF THE COUNCIL OF UNITED EX-SERVICEWOMEN (SA) INC. AND COUNCIL PRESIDENT CORAL E. FARRELLY OAM.
Artist : Janette Moore in association with Margaret Worth

 
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