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The stone commemorates those who served in World War One. The stone which was part of the enlargement of the church was laid in January 1920. 

Nineteen years ago the Methodist people of Morningside built their first brick church and on Saturday last the substantial enlargement of that church was opened and dedicated by the Rev H Youngman, D.D., in the presence of a large attendance The enlargement, which is practically a reconstruction, and has cost about £1000, is known as the soldiers' memorial church enlargement. Over 400 sq feet of floor space has been added by well proportioned and artistic transepts.
The Brisbane Courier (Qld.), 14 April 1920.


Address:43 Thynne Road, Morningside Uniting Church, Morningside, 4170
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.467981
Long: 153.070518
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event Start Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 31st January, 1920
Front Inscription

This stone was laid by the Hon. F. T. Brentnall, M.L.C.

To the glory of God 

And in memory of our gallant heroes of the Great War

Jan. 31. 1920 

Source: MA
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