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War Memorial

Lest We Forget

— "They Gave Their To-day For Our To-morrow" —

 
 
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., October 7, 2018
1. War Memorial
Inscription.  

To the honoured
memory of those
who fought & fell
in the Great War
1914 — 1918

[Battles]
1915
Ypres·Festubert·Givenchy

1916
Somme·Sanctuary Wood·Courcelette

1917
Vimy Ridge·Hill 70·Lens·Passchendaele

1918
Amiens·Arras·Bourlon Wood·Cambrai

Our Gallant Dead
[World War I]

Sidney Wellington Gilroy • Alfred J. Fields • Geo. Fields
John Burton Perkins • William Henry Cooke • Sidney Holland
J. McGill • William Benson Craig • Thomas Romauld Powell
James McShane • T. Weedmark • Stephen Arthur Mansfield
George Southwell Robinson • Frank Johnston • Stead Fumerton
William Charles • Burns Garton • Clarence R. Palmer
J. Arthur Sheppard • William Speight • Harry Alex Chalmers
Lorne Lucas • Earl Phillips • Peter Lees
Arthur Connell • David Henry Lucas • Nursing Sister Menagh
Frank H. Prior • Herbert C. Polk • Bernard Peter O'Brien
Harry Webb • Elton Lawrence Megert • Frank Morrisey
Addison Lawr Riley • Rexford Hurlbert • David H. Doughton
Homer R. Dillabough • Robert Henderson • Ellis Cleveland MacGregor
John

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Condie • Sherwood Marshall Wood • Domenic Coppola
Charles Lorne Murdock • Harwood Davidson • Stanley Morrison Couch
Baxter Ogilvie Grant • Hubert Arthur Quackenbush • Orville Newton Hyslop
James Douglas Shearer • Stanley Martin • R. Rowland
Howard Splane • J.J. Gibbons • George Biggham
Charles Raymond Stilwell • S. Gough • W.J. Kidd
Ernest Dobson • Charles Edmunds • E.J. Doughton
Lawrence Allen Wark • E.J. Winnihan • Leeland Leonard
G.E. Bullied • Thomas Clarence Ferguson • Clement Oswald Yates
L. Singh • W. Singh • H. Horn

World War II
1939 — 1945

Grant Amy • A.G. Andre • Johial Baker
Wm. Barrie • O.R. Ballantyne • J.D. Beath
Alex. Beggs • Claude Best • B.A. Coukell
Lorne Covell • D.J. Dawson • Gerald Dawson
Arthur Dixon • Carl Donnelly • Francis Doyle
R.G. Drew • Wm. Faughnan • Charles Flegg
Joseph Gallipeau • Ernest Giff • P.R. Gilman
W.J.R. Green • Robt. Hagan • Wm. Hopkins
E.A. Hutcheson • Roy Leach • W.F. Kidd
Glen Loney • C.H. McCredie • C.H. McKimm
Lyle Merkley • W.S. Miller • R. Milliken
John Monaghan • Arnold Moore • George Pedro
Stanley Patterson • Stanley Plunkett • Jack Saunders
Edward Slack • Hilliard Smith • J.H. Soper
Kenneth Spooner G.C. • Shirley Stewart • J.L. Sullivan
Claude Sylvah • J.L. Thompson •

War Memorial Dedication image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., October 7, 2018
2. War Memorial Dedication
James Towers
C. Tyrell • Dalton Tysick • Walter Uschiy
J.R. Warren • Donald Willoughby • J.A. Wiltsie

We Will Remember Them

Korea 1950 — 1953
William Topping • W.R. Slack

Theirs Was The Honour And The Glory

United Nations Peacekeepers

In The Service Of Peace


 
Erected by the Citizens of Smith's Falls.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker and memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, KoreanWar, World IWar, World II. In addition, it is included in the The Cross of Sacrifice series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1914.
 
Location. 44° 53.845′ N, 76° 1.268′ W. Marker is in Smiths Falls, Ontario, in Lanark County. Marker is at the intersection of Beckwith Street South (Provincial Highway 15) and Canal Street, on the right when traveling south on Beckwith Street South. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Veterans' Memorial Park, Smiths Falls ON K7A 2A8, Canada. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. HMCS/MHCS Smiths Falls (a few steps from this marker); To Commemorate the Opening of the Rideau Canal 1832 (a few steps from this marker); Vimy Oaks / Les chênes de Vimy (a few steps from this marker); Rotary Club Swimming Pool Stone / La pierre de la piscine du club Rotary
War Memorial Battles 1915 image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., October 7, 2018
3. War Memorial Battles 1915
(within shouting distance of this marker); Wood's Mill / Moulin de Wood (within shouting distance of this marker); Welcome to Combined Locks (within shouting distance of this marker); Crossroads of the Rideau / À la croisée des chemins (within shouting distance of this marker); Beckwith Street and Bridge / La rue et le pont Beckwith (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Smiths Falls.
 
Regarding War Memorial. Smiths Falls is a "single-tier town" located within Lanark County but independent from it.
 
War Memorial Battles 1916 image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., October 7, 2018
4. War Memorial Battles 1916
War Memorial Battles 1917 image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., October 7, 2018
5. War Memorial Battles 1917
War Memorial Battles 1918 image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., October 7, 2018
6. War Memorial Battles 1918
War Memorial Honored Dead WWI image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., October 7, 2018
7. War Memorial Honored Dead WWI
War Memorial Honored Dead WWI image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., October 7, 2018
8. War Memorial Honored Dead WWI
War Memorial Honored Dead WWII image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., October 7, 2018
9. War Memorial Honored Dead WWII
War Memorial Honored Dead Korea image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., October 7, 2018
10. War Memorial Honored Dead Korea
War Memorial Gallipeau Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., October 7, 2018
11. War Memorial Gallipeau Marker
War Memorial Detail image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., October 7, 2018
12. War Memorial Detail
War Memorial at Veterans' Memorial Park image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., October 7, 2018
13. War Memorial at Veterans' Memorial Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 11, 2018. It was originally submitted on October 10, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 242 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12. submitted on October 10, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   13. submitted on October 11, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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