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London in Middlesex County, Ontario — Central Canada
 

Veterans’ Memorial Carillon

2005 - Year of the Veteran

 

“We Will Never Forget”

 
Veterans' Memorial Carillon Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2009
1. Veterans' Memorial Carillon Marker
Inscription. With deepest gratitude to those who so generously contributed to this visible and resonant remembrance of our Canadian Veterans

Separate Stone marker nearby:
Thank You Canada
Thank You Veterans

1940 - 1945
This musical tribute is a gift to all
Canadians from the Dutch community
and friends out of gratitude for
the Liberation of the Netherlands
during 1944 - 1945

Dedicated Sept. 22, 2006

A map on the stone marker depicts the following Canadian War Cemeteries located in Belgium and the Netherlands: Adegem, Bergen op Zoom, Groesbeek, Holten, Oosterbeek
 
Erected 2006 by The Dutch Community and Friends.
 
Location. 42° 59.277′ N, 81° 14.85′ W. Marker is in London, Ontario, in Middlesex County. Click for map. Carillon and markers are in the Veterans's Garden, in the southeast corner of Victoria Park, near the War Cenotaph at Wellington Street and Dufferin Avenue. Marker is in this post office area: London, Ontario N6A 4L9, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Veterans' Garden (a few steps from this marker); London War Cenotaph (within shouting distance of this marker);
Veterans' Carillon Dutch Liberation Tribute image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2009
2. Veterans' Carillon Dutch Liberation Tribute
Crimean War Cannons (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); London South African War Memorial (about 120 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. 0.3 kilometers away); "Holy Roller" (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Click for a list of all markers in London.
 
Categories. 20th CenturyHeroesPatriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
Veterans' Carillon Dutch Liberation Tribute image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2009
3. Veterans' Carillon Dutch Liberation Tribute
Canadian War Cemeteries in the Netherlands image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2009
4. Canadian War Cemeteries in the Netherlands
Victory "V" Dutch Liberation Tribute image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2008
5. Victory "V" Dutch Liberation Tribute
Veterans' Memorial Carillon and Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., Veterans'
6. Veterans' Memorial Carillon and Markers
 
 
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