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A hall commemorates William Booth who was a British Methodist preacher who founded The Salvation Army and became its first General (1878–1912).
The Christian movement with a quasi-military structure and government founded in 1865 has spread from London, England to many parts of the world and is known for being one of the largest distributors of humanitarian aid.
|Address:||Albert Street, Ballarat, 3350|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.563128|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Wednesday 4th April, 1917|
William Booth Memorial Citadel
This stone was laid to the glory of God by the Hon SIr Alexander J. Peacock K.C.M.G., M.L.A. Premier of Victoria on Wednesday 4th April 1917.
W Bramwell Booth General
James Hay Commissioner