Brisbane Grammar School War Memorial Library
Ornate brick and sandstone octagonal building with stained glass windows high on all sides. The Library sits in the grounds of the grammar school and is an historical landmark. The Library contains many important and commemorative stained glass windows, to past pupils who died during war.
Inscription in sandstone to left of main door 'War Memorial Library'
To right of door "Nobis meminisse celictum", translation: 'To us is left remembrance'
Other inscription are all on the stained glass windows
- Conflicts commemorated
- First World War, 1914–1918
- Memorial type
- Additional information
The granite foundation stone was laid on Anzac Day 1923 by the Governor of Queensland Sir Matthew Nathan. The library opened in 1924. It has not been used as a library for many years and now contains the school's special memorabilia display.
- Recorded by
- Lesley McBurney
- Date recorded
- 4 September 2009
- 106 Australian Casualty Clearing Station (AIF) Plaque
- 11th Australian Light Horse Regiment Memorial
- 11th Field Company Royal Australian Engineers Plaque
- 14th Australian Light Horse Regiment Memorial
- 15th and 2/15th Australian Battalions Memorials
- 19th Australian Field Ambulance 1939–1945 Plaque
- 1st Aust Corps Troops Supply Column Plaque
- 2/10 Field Regiment RAA Plaque
- 2/11 Field Company RAE Plaque
- 2/12 Field Regiment RAA Plaque