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Photographs supplied by Darryl Dyson, Chairperson of the Congregational Council

The stained glass window commemorates those connected with the church who died in service or were killed in action during World War One.

There is always a vase of white flowers in this window as a sign of respect. 

August 14.— Violet day was observed at the Cherry Gardens Methodist Church on Sunday, and various members of the congregation placed bunches of violets in the soldiers' memorial window. Mr. H. Strange delivered an address on "Service and Sacrifice."  During the service special hymns were sung.
Register (Adelaide), 18 August 1928.




Address:87 Hicks Hill Road, Wesleyan Chapel, Cherry Gardens, 5157
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -35.071398
Long: 138.646857
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Window
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event Start Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919


Front Inscription

The Great War

Gallipoli   Palestine
France     Egypt

Died on active service

1914  1919

P. S. Groop
J. Strange
C. B. G. Ricks
C. Jacobs
A. G. Broadbent
J. N. Brealey
C. Brealey


Source: MA, RVWM
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