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Queensland - Organisation

Cooinda Salvation Army Home for Boys (1968 - 1969)

  • Alkira Salvation Army Home for Boys at Indooroopilly

    Alkira Salvation Army Home for Boys at Indooroopilly, 1970?, courtesy of Supplied to ABC News.
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From
1968
To
September 1969
Categories
Children's Home, Home and Salvation Army

Cooinda Salvation Army Home for Boys was the new name given in 1968 to the Boys' Home Indooroopilly. In September 1969, the name of the Home changed again, to Alkira, Salvation Army Home for Boys.

Details

Location

1968 - September 1969
Location - Cooinda Salvation Army Home for Boys was situated at Moggill Road, Indooroopilly. Location: Indooroopilly

Timeline

 1922 - 1942 Industrial School for Boys
       1942 - 1945 Boys Home, Washpool
             1946 - 1968 Boys Home, Indooroopilly
                   1968 - 1969 Cooinda Salvation Army Home for Boys
                         1969 - 1983 Alkira, Salvation Army Home for Boys

Publications

Books

  • Department of Families, Missing pieces: information to assist former residents of children's institutions to access records, State of Queensland, 2001. Details

Online Resources

Photos

Alkira Salvation Army Home for Boys at Indooroopilly
Title
Alkira Salvation Army Home for Boys at Indooroopilly
Type
Image
Date
1970?
Source
Supplied to ABC News

Details

Sources used to compile this entry: Department of Families, Missing pieces: information to assist former residents of children's institutions to access records, State of Queensland, 2001.

Prepared by: Lee Butterworth