World War I South Australian Servicemen Deaths

Bob and Leslie Jones

The World War I deaths of more than 6,600 SA servicemen (diggers) who died overseas also include South Australians who enlisted in other Australian states, New Zealand and Britain. All South Australian ANZAC deaths in service are included. Lest we forget.

WWI SA servicemen

surname * given name

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For more information on military service see the SA war death or the Australian war death resources.

Sources of these WWI SA servicemen deaths

The sources include the district copies of the South Australian birth, marriage & death registrations, indexes of the interstate bmd certificates, the Australian War Memorial, Commonwealth War Graves Commission and National Archives of Australia web sites, unit histories, and various others.

Acknowledgments

The compilers wish to thank Maureen & Barry Leadbeater and Georgina Bliss for their assistance with the preparation of this database.

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South Australian cemetery directory
South Australian local history resource directory