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The Clayfield Memorial School of Arts commemorates those who served in World War One.

The dedication stone of the Clayfield Memorial School of Arts was unveiled by the Governor of Queensland, Sir Matthew Nathan on the 7th March 1925. "Souvenir" bricks, post card size, were available to commemorate the occasion. The hall was officially opened on the 5th of June 1925 by Mr. J.F. Maxwell M.L.A in the absence of Mr Andrew Petrie who was too unwell to attend.
The Brisbane Courier , 6th March & 3rd June 1925.


Address:Vine Street & Wagner Road, Clayfield , 4011
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.419645
Long: 153.056019
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:Conflict


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 7th March, 1925
Front Inscription

Clayfield Memorial

School of Arts

Plaque :

This stone was laid by His Excellency - Sir Matthew Nathan P.C. G.C.M.C on Saturday 7th March 1925 A.D as a lasting memorial to the citizens of this  District who served in the Great War 1914 - 1918

Source: MA
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