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London in Middlesex County, Ontario — Central Canada
 

Veterans' Garden

2005 - Year of the Veteran

 
 
Veterans' Garden Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2009
1. Veterans' Garden Marker
Inscription.  
Dedicated November 4, 2005
to remember, honour, and celebrate
our Canadian Veterans.

May the memory of their
achievements and sacrifices
be kept alive.

This garden was made possible thanks to the generous donation by Angus and Mabe McLennan - for the love and enjoyment of Victoria Park.
 
Erected 2005 by City of London.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
 
Location. 42° 59.284′ N, 81° 14.845′ W. Marker is in London, Ontario, in Middlesex County. Marker and Garden are just northeast of the Veterans' Memorial Carillon in Victoria Park, about 200 feet northwest of the War Cenotaph at Wellington Street and Dufferin Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: London, Ontario N6A 4L9, Canada. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Veterans' Memorial Carillon (a few steps from this marker); London War Cenotaph (within shouting distance of this marker); London South African War Memorial (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line);
Veterans' Memorial Carillon image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2009
2. Veterans' Memorial Carillon
The Veterans' Garden is just to the right of the photo, out of the frame.
Crimean War Cannons (about 120 meters away); London Women's Monument (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); The British Garrison in London (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); The 1st Hussars (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); "Holy Roller" (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in London.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 25, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 14, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,404 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 14, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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