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Chambly in La-Vallée-du-Richelieu MRC, Quebec — French Canadian Region
 

Fort Chambly Cemetery

Cimetière du Fort de Chambly

 
 
Fort Chambly Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 4, 2014
1. Fort Chambly Cemetery Marker
Inscription. English:
Here rest in the peace of our Lord the mortal remains of men, who underneath the walls of the old fort, gave their lives for their country. “How sleep the Brave, who sink to rest by all their Country’s wishes blest!”

French:
Ici dorment dans la paix du Seigneur, ceux qui, sous les murs du vieux Fort, ont donné leur vie pour la patrie. “Ceux qui pieusement sont morts pour la patrie, ont droit qu’à leurs cercueils, le peuple vienne et prie.”
 
Erected by Historic Sites and Monument Board of Canada/Commission de lieux et monuments historique du Canada.
 
Location. 45° 26.908′ N, 73° 16.708′ W. Marker is in Chambly, Quebec, in La-Vallée-du-Richelieu MRC. Marker is on Rue du Fort just from Avenue Bourgogne, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 67 Rue du Fort, Chambly, Quebec 45 26.903, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. General John Thomas (here, next to this marker); Fort Chambly (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); St. Stephen's Anglican Church (approx. 0.4 kilometers
Fort Chambly Cemetery Marker, back image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 4, 2014
2. Fort Chambly Cemetery Marker, back
English:
In memory of those from the Chambly basin region who gave their lives during the Boer War, the First and Second World War, Korea, during the NATO and UN operations and while serving in Canada.

French:
À la mémoire de ceux et celles de la région du bassin de Chambly qui ont donné leur vie durant la guerre des Boers, les Première et Duexième Guerres mondiales, et la Guerre de Corée, ainsi que lors le missions de l’OTAN et de l’ONU, ou pendant leur service au pays.
away); Chambly Canal (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Albani (approx. 1.3 kilometers away); Fort Ste. Therese (approx. 5.9 kilometers away); Fort Sainte-Thérèse (approx. 6.8 kilometers away); Second Battle of La Prairie (approx. 11.8 kilometers away). Click for a list of all markers in Chambly.
 
More about this marker. This marker is near Fort Chambly which is part to Canal Chambly National Historic Site.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial Sites
 
Fort Chambly Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 4, 2014
3. Fort Chambly Cemetery Marker
 
 
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