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The War Memorial Sound Shell and Gardens commemorate those who served in World War Two.

The East Torrens branch of the Mothers and Babies' Health Association had intimated that it would sub scribe £1,500 towards the cost of an MBHA room and sound shell at the proposed Memorial Gardens site at the corner of Wood street and Parade Norwood, the Mayor of Kensington and Norwood (Mr. F. W. N. White) told the council last night.
The Advertiser (Adelaide), 28 September 1954.


Address:The Parade & Woods Street, Norwood Oval, Norwood, 5067
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.921273
Long: 138.630135
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event STart Date:03-September-1939
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1945


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 7th April, 1956
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City of Kensington and Norwood 

War Memorial Sound Shell and Gardens

Opened by His Excellency the Governor Air Vice Marshal Sir Robert Allingham George K.C.V.O., K.B.E., C.B., M.C on 7th April 1956

R. R. Appelbee  Town Clerk
F. W. N. White    Mayor

Source: MA,TOH
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