London in Middlesex County, Ontario — Central Canada
50th Anniversary of the Allied Invasion of Normandy
1944 - 1994
"Hodie Non Cras"
Erected 1994 by 1st Hussars.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, World II. A significant historical date for this entry is June 6, 1944.
Location. 42° 59.429′ N, 81° 14.958′ W. Marker is in London, Ontario, in Middlesex County. Marker is on Central Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Marker is on "Holy Roller," the M4 Sherman tank on display in Victoria Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: London ON N6A 3G7, Canada. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The 1st Hussars (here, next to this marker); "Holy Roller" (here, next to this marker); The British Garrison in London (within shouting distance of this marker); London Women's Monument (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); London South African War MemorialCrimean War Cannons (about 240 meters away); Veterans' Garden (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Veterans' Memorial Carillon (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in London.
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