Established 1866 as
Mission for the Dieri Tribe of Aboriginals, Burial place of Pastor
Ludwig Kavel founder of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Australia.
Christian August KavelBorn 3rd September
1798 in Berlin
From 1826 to
1835 he served as Pastor at Klemzig near Zuluchau, Germany, in
1838 he emigrated with his congregation to South Australia for
conscience sake to preserve the true Lutheran faith and confession.
he fulfilled his duties in his congregations with singular devotion,
until his death on the 12th February 1860, following a stoke.
He entered into the joy of his lord and rests until he shall stand
in his allotted place at the end of the days.
For information on
interments in this Cemetery Contact
Ray Rosenzweig The Curator (08) 8563 3209
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