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15-January-2013 (Russell Byers)
15-January-2013 (Russell Byers)

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The hall commemorates those who served in World War One. It contains a memorial stained glass window. 

The tender of Mr. B. C. Johnson, of Bellingen, has been accepted at £4187 for the erection of a new memorial hall and literary institute at Bellingen. 
The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW), 6 August 1928. 

Anzac Day marked the official opening of the fine new Memorial Hall and Literary Institute at Bellingen— Belligen's second tribute to the memory of the sons of the district who fought and fell in the Great War from 1914-1918. The hall was officially opened by Major-General C. F. Cox, C.B., C.M.G., D.S.O.,V.D. 
Daily Examiner (Grafton, NSW), 30 April 1929. 



Address:35 Hyde Street, , Bellingen, 2454
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -30.452543
Long: 152.898605
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event Start Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919
Monument Manufacturer:Mr. B. C. Johnson (Bellingen, NSW)


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Thursday 25th April, 1929
Front Inscription

Soldiers Memorial Hall and Literary Institute


Bellingen Memorial Hall

Left Side Inscription

Foundation tablet laid by J. C. Hillier Esq.

President Bellingen Branch R.S. & S.I. League

April 25th 1929.

Right Side Inscription

Foundation tablet laid by H. B. Copeland Esq

President of this Memorial Hall & Institute 

April 25th 1929.

Source: MA, AMISA
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