Québec in Capitale-Nationale (region), Quebec — French Canadian Region
The Quebec Conferences
Conferences de Quebec
—1943 and/ et 1944 —
During the Second World War, on the invitation of the Prime Minister of Canada, W.L. Mackenzie King, the President of the United States, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Winston S. Churchill, met in conference at this Citadel on two occasions (August 10 to 24, 1943 and September 11 to 16, 1944) to consider the strategy of allied victory.
Au cours de la seconde guerre mondiale, sur l'invitation du Premier-Ministre du Canada W. L. Mackenzie King, le Président des États-Unis, Franklin D. Roosevelt, et le Premier Ministre du Royaume-Uni, Winston S. Churchill, tinrent deux conférences dans cette citadelle, (du 10 au 24 août 1943 et du 11 au 16 septembre 1944), afin d'étudier la stratégie de la victoire alliée.
Erected by Historic Sites and Monument Board of Canada/Commission de lieux et monuments historique du Canada.
Location. 46° 48.456′ N, 71° 12.463′ W. Marker is in Québec, Quebec, in Capitale-Nationale (region). Marker can be reached from Côte de la Citadelle. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Québec, Quebec G1R 3R2, Canada.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Québec Citadel (here, next to Georges-Philias Vanier (within shouting distance of this marker); Chief Warrant Officier Jean Couture, OMN, CD (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Têtu House (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); General Montgomery’s Army (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); The Québec Garrison Club (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Jonathan Sewell (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Fortifications de / of Québec (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Click for a list of all markers in Québec.
More about this marker. This marker is inside the Citadel near the parade grounds.
Categories. • War, World II •
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