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The hall commemorates those who served in World War One. A new addition was added to the hall in 1960.

The Mount Torrens Soldiers' Memorial Hall was opened on Saturday by the Hon. R. T. Melrose,L.L.C. Mr. Melrose, who was assisted by Messrs. Randall, Young, and Godfree, M.P.`s was introduced by  the President (Mr. W. James); Cr.K. H. Bennett unveiled the two German guns belonging to the district. The hall is composed of two front rooms and hall, which is 60 ft: by 30 ft., with a large stage fitted with electric light. When completed the building will have cost about £2,200.
The Register (Adelaide), 24 April 1923.


Address:Townsend Street, Mount Torrens, 5244
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.872056
Long: 138.959389
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


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 21st April, 1923
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Mount Torrens

Soldiers Memorial Hall

Source: MA, RVWM
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