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31-August-2014
31-August-2014

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders
Headstone erected over grave in memory of Johannes Kadow who died of suffocation when he was overcome by either gas, or stifling heat while exploring or working in the caves at Temple Bar, now known as Honeymoon Gap, west of Alice Springs.

Location

Address:George Crescent, Stuart Memorial Cemetery, Alice Springs, 0870
State:NT
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -23.699625
Long: 133.875954
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Grave
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Tragedy
Actual Event STart Date:12-August-1903
Actual Event End Date:12-August-1903

Dedication

Front Inscription

          In Memoriam

JOHANNES CHRISTIAN KADOW
Beloved Son Of M. A. Kadow
Died From Foul Air, Temple Bar
         August 12, 1903,
            Aged 22½ years

No One Heard The Sweep Of The Coming Wings,
And No One Saw The Dark Death Angels Flight ;
We Only Knew That One From Out Our Midst
Had Passed For Evermore From Mortal Sight.

In The Midst Of Life We Are In Death.

Erected To The Memory Of Joe,
By Mother, Brothers And Fellow Employees
        Of Stuarts Creek Station.

 

Source: MA
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