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The hall commemorates those who died in service or were killed in action in World War One. The foyer features an stained glass ceiling and a marble scroll of honour bearing the names of those who died in service or were killed in action and the local governing body.

The official opening which was performed by Major-General Sir Talbot Hobbs took place in front of more than 1000 people. The building was completed at a cost of £5000 which had been entirely subscribed by the people of the district.
The West Australian (Perth) 21st August 1926.



Address:97 Albany Highway, Kojonup, 6395
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.832682
Long: 117.159064
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
Designer:Frank J. Coote (Architect)
Monument Manufacturer:Alex Thomson (Builder)


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Friday 20th August, 1926
Front Inscription


Memorial Hall


Right Side Inscription

Local Government Memorial Buildings

This stone was laid 11th Novr 1925 by J. G. Finlay, Esq. J.P. (late Lieut. A.I.F.) of the Kojonup Sub-Branch of the Returned Soldiers League

W. C. Cussons Esq.  Chairman - Kojonup District Road Board

Frank J. Coote. Architect    Alex. Thomson M.L.A. Contractor

Source: MA,SKP
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