www.monumentaustralia.org.au

Lieutenant-Colonel A. Miell Print Page Print this page

Miell Memorial Plaque : May 2014
Miell Memorial Plaque : May 2014
Photographs supplied by Keith Colston

The Orroroo RSL building which was opened in 1965 commemorates of Lieutenant-Colonel A. Miell , Commander of the 9th Light Horse Regiment who was killed in action at Gallipoli in 1915 during World War One.

 

Location

Address:Second Street, RSL Sub-branch , Orroroo, 5431
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -32.734882
Long: 138.614414
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
View Google Map

Details

Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Military
Actual Event STart Date:07-August-1915
Actual Event End Date:07-August-1915

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Friday 12th March, 1965
Front Inscription

ORROROO SUB BRANCH R.S.S.A.I.L.A.

This building was opened by His Excellency the Governor of South Australia Lt.Gen. Sir Cedric Bastyan KCMG. KCVO. KBE. CB.

12th March 1965

In memory of Lt. Col. A. Miell V.D. 9th Light Horse Regiment
Killed in action Gallipoli 7th August 1915

Presented by his son Lt. Col. L. D. Miell
 

Source: MA,TOH
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
Proudly sponsored by UBC Web Design