Eagle Junction State School Memorial Gates Print Page
The Memorial Gates were constructed as a memorial to past students and teachers who had served in the First World War.
Designed by Evan Smith, the gates were officially opened on the 22 November 1924 by the Governor of Queensland, Sir Matthew Nathan. The memorial was provided largely from funds subscribed to by parents and those interested in the school.
The Brisbane Courier, 22nd November 1924.
|Address:||49 Roseby Avenue, Eagle Junction State School , Clayfield , 4011|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -27.417717|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||04-August-1914|
|Actual Event End Date:||28-June-1919|
|Monument Designer:||Evan Smith|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Saturday 22nd November, 1924|
EAGLE JUNCTION STATE SCHOOL
THESE GATES WERE ERECTED IN HONOUR
OF THE EX PUPILS AND TEACHERS
WHO SERVED IN THE GREAT WAR
1914 - 1918