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The hall was built to commemorate those who served in World War One.
Brigadier General Elliott performed the ceremony of the laying of thefoundation stone of the Returned Sailors and Soldiers' Memorial Institute, at Oakleigh, on Saturday, and formally declared the hall open. Addresses were given by Mr Francis, M.H.R., Mr Merrett, M.L.C., and Councillor H. H. Brine, and Mr W. Stewart, president of the institiute committee.
The Argus (Melbourne), 1 May 1922.
|Address:||95- 97 Drummond Street, Oakleigh-Carnegie RSL Club, Oakleigh, 3166|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.897044|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||04-August-1914|
|Actual Event End Date:||28-June-1919|
|Monument Designer:||H. D. Berry|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Saturday 29th April, 1922|
Memorial Hall R.S.S.A.I.L.A.
Memorial stone laid by Senator Brig-Gen. H. E. Elliott CB. CMG. DSO. DCM. on Saturday 29th April 1922.
H.D. Berry A.R.V.I.A. Architect