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12-December-2020
12-December-2020

Photographs supplied by Stephen Warren

The garden commemorates those who have served in World War One.

On October 16 a "working bee," consisting of about about 40 residents, attended at the Walkerville Recreation Grounds and began the formation of a soldiers' memorial garden in accordance with the plan prepared by the Government Town Planner and approved by the district council.
The Advertiser (Adelaide), 22 October 1920.

Location

Address:Church Terrace, Memorial Park, Walkerville, 5081
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.893758
Long: 138.613952
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Garden
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1
Actual Event Start Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919
Link:http://www.vwma.org.au/

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 16th October, 1920
Front Inscription

Plaque on Walkerville Centenary Gates :

Walkerville Memorial Garden

To perpetuate the courage, loyaty and sacrifice of those who served in the Great War,

1914 - 1918.

Source: RVWM, MA
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