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World War Two Memorial Gates : 25-April-2012
World War Two Memorial Gates : 25-April-2012

Photographs supplied by Roger Johnson

The Memorial Gates commemorate those who served in World War Two.


Address:Memorial Drive, Port Pirie, 5540
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.180381
Long: 138.006775
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Gates
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event STart Date:03-September-1939
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1945


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Monday 9th March, 1998
Front Inscription

Plaque 1 :

World War II Memorial Gates dedicated by His Lordship Bishop De Campo, DD and officially opened by His Worship the Mayor Ken Madigan Port Pirie City and Districts Council on Thursday 9 March 1998.

Funding for these gates kindly donated by R&SL Port Pirie Sub-Branch  Rotary Club of Port Pirie Inc  Department of Veteran Affairs

"Their Service - Our Heritage" Commemorative Program

Port Pirie City and Districts Council

Plaque 2 :

This stone was laid by the Governor of S.A. Sir Robert Allingham George August 8th 1959

Left Side Inscription

Port Pirie & District  

Those who made the supreme sacrifice
1939 - 1945

[ Names ]

Lest We Forget 

World War II  

Lest We Forget


Right Side Inscription

City of Port Pirie World War II Memorial Gates  1939 - 45

Source: TOH, MA
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
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