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The Memorial Library & Window commemorates those who served in World War Two. 

The library, erected as a suitable memorial, was designed by architect Mr R Ashley Shaw. Two classrooms in the original school were remodelled for its construction. A stained glass memorial window was included and was made by Leadlights Pty Ltd.  Mr Justice Mansfield officially opened the library on 21 May 1949.

The beautiful stained glass window, measuring 6 ft. 3 in. by 3 ft., will soon be erected in the Eagle Junction State School Memorial Library as a tribute to past students who served in both World Wars. Designed by Mr. R. Myles, of Leadlights Pty. Ltd., it contains approximately 1,500 separate pieces of glass.
Brisbane Telegraph (QLD), 10 March 1949. 

Location

Address:49 Roseby Avenue, Eagle Junction State School , Clayfield, 4011
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.417744
Long: 153.050775
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW2
Actual Event STart Date:03-September-1939
Actual Event End Date:15-August-1945
Monument Designer:Mr R.Ashley Shaw (Architect) R Myles, Leadlights Pty Ltd (window)

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 21st May, 1949
Source: SKP, MA
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