South African Soldiers Memorial, Adelaide designed by Capt. Adrian Jones - English sculptor and painter who specialised in animals, particularly horses. Commemorates the part which South Australians played in the South African war.
James Rogers. He enlisted in the 1st Victorian Mounted Rifles and arrived in South Africa in November 1899; six months later, he transferred to the South African Constabulary. The following year, during an ambush by about 60 Boers, near Thaba 'Nchu, Orange Free State, he rescued soldiers who had lost their horses on three separate occasions, each time while under heavy fire.