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Merrickville in Leeds and Grenville United Counties, Ontario — Central Canada
 

World Wars Memorial

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

In Loving Memory
of those
who served and died
1914-1918

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Spirit that made these Heroes dare
To die or leave their children free,
Bid time and Nature gently spare
The Cairn we raise to them and thee.
(Emerson)

Honour Roll
Killed in Action

Lieut. S. B. Tallman • Private T. Irvin
Captain H. Cranstoun • Private H. Knowles
Private G. R. Angus • Private W. Knowles
Private E. Bush • Private A. Lee
Private G. Bigham • Private M. Miskelly
Private J. Clinton • Private A. McLean
Private J. Drennan • Private J. McWilliams
Private W. Driscoll • Private J. R. McWilliams
Private Rev. W. G. Davis • Private H. Rose
Private T. Elliott • Private D. Roach
Private W. Fitzgerald • Private R. Telford
Private D. Forbes • Private W. L. Watt
Private P. J. Foster • Private R. N. Watt
Private L. Geraldi • Private R. Watts
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1939-1945
Killed in Action

F/L A. C. Watt • Sgt.WAG.

World Wars Memorial Overseas Honour Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 18, 2019
2. World Wars Memorial Overseas Honour Roll
B. W. Weaver
F/O N. A. Watt • Sgt.AG. J. A. Davis
P/O J. F. Humphreys • Sgt.AG. S. A. Wilson
Lt. W. J. Armstrong • OB. E. V. Marshall
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Served Overseas

Private J. H. Errett • Private H. Plummer
Private E. Errett • Private H. Roach
Private S. R. Fitzgerald • Private G. Read
Private B. Gardiner • Private P. Rose
Private R. C. Harrison • Private C. Sunderland
Private C. Hogan • Private J. Scott
Private A. Hunt • Private A. Smith
Private J. Hutton • Private M. Smith
Private A. Johnston • Private A. Splane
Private J. Johnston • Private A. Stewart
Private D. Kanard • Private M. Vanstochen
Private D. J. Lee • Private H. Walsh
Private J. Maxwell • Private W. Ward
Private J. McGuire • Private J. Watson
Private D. McIntyre • Private S. A. Watt
Private F. A. Newman • Private B. Webster
Private F. S. Newman • Private J. Williams
Private P. Paul • Private W. A. Wilson
Private R. N. Paul • Private R. N. Owens
Private H. Phillips • Private W. E. Phillips
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[Second Honor Roll panel needs photo and transcription]


 
Location. 44° 54.831′ N, 75° 50.155′ W. Marker
World Wars Memorial Cenotaph image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 18, 2019
3. World Wars Memorial Cenotaph
is in Merrickville, Ontario, in Leeds and Grenville United Counties. Marker is at the intersection of St. Lawrence Street (Provincial Highway 15) and Drummond Street, on the left when traveling south on St. Lawrence Street. Monument is in Cenotaph Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 400 St Lawrence Street, Merrickville, Ontario K0G 1N0, Canada. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Merrickville's Vimy Oak / Le chκne de Vimy du Village de Merrickville (a few steps from this marker); Merrickville Public and Continuation School (a few steps from this marker); Mill's Furniture Showroom and Funeral Home (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Mechanics Institute and Library Association (about 210 meters away); Jakes-MacLean Block (about 240 meters away); Merrickville United Church (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); 1st Merrickville Scout Group (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Founding of Merrickville (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Merrickville.
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesPatriots & PatriotismWar, World IWar, World II
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on November 6, 2019. This page originally submitted on November 6, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 31 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 6, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Second Honor Roll panel needs photo and transcription • Can you help?
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