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London War Cenotaph

 
 
London War Cenotaph image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2009
1. London War Cenotaph
East facade.

Inscription. East facade:
MCM
XIV

The Glorious Dead

West facade:
MCM
XXXIX

1950 - 1953

Bronze plaque on West facade:
In honour of those who died in war and conflict

Erected 1934 by the Imperial Order Daughters of the Empire (IODE)

Rededicated 1999 by the London Municipal Chapter IODE

North facade:
United Nations Peacekeepers
We Will Remember Them

Nearby usage informational sign:
Memorial Services
This Cenotaph is reserved for memorial services to honour Canada's war dead, those of Canada's allies and those who died in the cause of freedom. Permission to use the Cenotaph for these purposes, consistent with the symbolism represented by it, may be obtained from the Municipality.

The Council of the Corporation, the City of London, May 7, 1984
 
Erected 1934 by Imperial Order Daughters of the Empire.
 
Location. 42° 59.26′ N, 81° 14.81′ W. Marker is in London, Ontario, in Middlesex County. Marker is at the intersection of Wellington Street and Dufferin Avenue, on the left when traveling north on Wellington Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: London, Ontario N6A 4L9, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers.
London War Cenotaph image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2009
2. London War Cenotaph
At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Veterans' Memorial Carillon (within shouting distance of this marker); Veterans' Garden (within shouting distance of this marker); Crimean War Cannons (about 180 meters away, measured in a direct line); London South African War Memorial (about 180 meters away); London Women's Monument (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); The British Garrison in London (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); The 1st Hussars (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); "Holy Roller" (approx. 0.4 kilometers away). Click for a list of all markers in London.
 
Categories. 20th CenturyHeroesMilitaryPatriots & PatriotismWar, KoreanWar, World IWar, World II
 
London War Cenotaph Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2009
3. London War Cenotaph Marker
London War Cenotaph Peacekeepers Remembrance image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2009
4. London War Cenotaph Peacekeepers Remembrance
London War Cenotaph image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2009
5. London War Cenotaph
London City Hall in background.
London War Cenotaph image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2009
6. London War Cenotaph
London War Cenotaph Usage image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2009
7. London War Cenotaph Usage
 
 
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