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Sidney in Capital, British Columbia — Canada’s West Coast
 

War Memorial

 
 
War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., May 23, 2014
1. War Memorial Marker
Inscription.  

Dedicated in proud memory
of the ultimate sacrifice
given for their countrymen
by all of Canada's Armed Forces

by the first recipient of the
Star of Military Valour
Sergeant Patrick Tower, S.M.V., C.D.

June 30, 2007

 
Erected 2007.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, AfghanistanWar, KoreanWar, World II. A significant historical month for this entry is June 1927.
 
Location. 48° 38.983′ N, 123° 23.637′ W. Marker is in Sidney, British Columbia, in Capital. Marker is along the walking path at the northern edge of Pavilion Park, off Pavilion Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sidney BC V8L 4X3, Canada. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Waterfront Industries (within shouting distance of this marker); Mayor's Community Builder Awardees at Beacon Park Pavilion (within shouting distance of this marker); Port of Entry Beacon (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Year of the Ocean (about
War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., May 23, 2014
2. War Memorial Marker
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210 meters away); a different marker also named War Memorial (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Black Pioneers in British Columbia (approx. 8.1 kilometers away); The Italian Garden (approx. 10.8 kilometers away); Star Pond (approx. 10.8 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sidney.
 
Also see . . .  Star of Military Valour Awarded to Patrick Tower. (Submitted on July 19, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 16, 2017. It was originally submitted on July 19, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 426 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 19, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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Jul. 3, 2022