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The plaque commemorates Bernie Lewis’ contribution to business in South Australia.

Bernie Lewis was one of Adelaide’s best known businessmen and long-time supporter of community and charitable organisations. He was killed in a aeroplane crash in New Zealand in 2005. His wife, Christine, also died in the crash. 


Address:200 South Road, Mile End, 5031
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.926331
Long: 138.569714
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:People


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Friday 2nd February, 2007
Front Inscription

Bernard Derek Lewis
1938 - 2005

Erected in memory of Bernie Lewis,
Executive Chairman  
Bernie Lewis Home Loans  
1987 - 2005

Bernie and his wife Christine were killed in a plane crash in New Zealand on 2 February 2005.

This plaque was dedicated on 2 February 2007 in recognition of his lifelong contribution to the finance industry and to business in South australia

Remembered by
Institute of Financial Services Inc (SA)
Bernie Lewis Home Loans

In Memoriam

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