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Veterans Memorial

 
 
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 18, 2019
1. Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  

To Those Who Served

The Harvard
The Yellow Peril

Basic trainer for thousands
who learned to fly
in defence of their country


 
Erected by 443 (Rideau) Wing, Royal Canadian Air Force Association.
 
Location. 44° 53.76′ N, 76° 1.406′ W. Marker is in Smiths Falls, Ontario. Memorial is on Lombard Street (Provincial Highway 15) just east of Lavinia Street, on the left when traveling east. Marker and the Harvard aircraft are in Victoria Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 30 Lombard Street, Smiths Falls, Ontario K7A 4G2, Canada. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Rideau Waterway (within shouting distance of this marker); World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Evergreen Avenue (within shouting distance of this marker); Grant Amy (within shouting distance of this marker); Water Works / Station de Production d'Eau Potable (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Smiths Falls and the Dam / Smiths Falls et le Barrage
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 18, 2019
2. Veterans Memorial
(about 120 meters away); The Rideau Waterway / Voie navigable du Canal Rideau (about 120 meters away); Centennial Park (about 150 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Smiths Falls.
 
Regarding Veterans Memorial. The Harvard was the Commonwealth version of the T-6 Texan aircraft.
 
Also see . . .
1. North American Harvard. (Submitted on November 1, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. North American T-6 Texan. (Submitted on November 1, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Canadian Harvard Aircraft Association. (Submitted on November 1, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Air & SpacePatriots & PatriotismWar, ColdWar, World II
 
Veterans Memorial Harvard Trainer image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 18, 2019
3. Veterans Memorial Harvard Trainer
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on November 1, 2019. This page originally submitted on November 1, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 40 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 1, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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