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Gates commemorate those who died in service or were killed in action in World War Two. Two plaques are situated on the entrance gates which were opened in 1951. One plaque commemorates the opening of the oval and the other plaque commemorates World War Two. 

The War Memorial Community Association are to receive great assistance from the Department of Army during the Back to Macclesfield celebrations. On Saturday, November 3rd the army will provide a guard of honour at the opening of the Memorial Gates by the state president of the R.S.L., Mr. T. C. Eastick.
The Mount Barker Courier and Onkaparinga and Gumeracha Advertiser (SA), 25 October 1951.


19-March-2017 :  Bryan Cole : Gates have been removed and are bring rebuilt. 


Address:Venables Street, Macclesfield Sporting Complex, Macclesfield, 5153
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -35.167591
Long: 138.832331
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Gate
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event STart Date:03-September-1939
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1945


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 3rd November, 1951
Source: TOH, MA
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