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23-September-2013
23-September-2013

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The Soldiers Memorial Hall commemorates those who served in World War One.

Erected at a cost of £700, the Upper Sturt Soldiers' Memorial Hall was opened on Saturday in the presence of a large crowd. It was stated that £500 towards the expenses was in hand before Saturday; proceeds from the opening function amounted to £50. Four and a half years' work by the committee had been rewarded, said Mr. E. J. Rossini, a member of the 48th Battalion, when declaring the hall open. Among those present were Messrs. Hogben and Dunks, M.Ps., W. Nicholls, chairman of the Stirling District Council, and W. S. Rogers, secretary of the Stirling branch of the R.S.S.I.L.A.
News (Adelaide), 16 December 1935
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Location

Address:173 Upper Sturt Road, Upper Sturt, 5156
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -35.024109
Long: 138.6764
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1
Actual Event STart Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 7th September, 1935
Front Inscription

1935

Soldiers Memorial Hall

 

This stone was laid by Mrs Geo. Wescombe Sept, 7th 1935

Source: MA,TOH
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