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Amherst in Cumberland County, Nova Scotia — The Canadian Atlantic
 

World Wars Memorial

 
 
World Wars Memorial WWI Dedication Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
1. World Wars Memorial WWI Dedication Marker
Inscription.

Erected by
Senator and Mrs. Curry
in memory of their son
Captain Leon Hall Curry
and his Brothers in Arms
from
Cumberland County
who gave their lives
to their country
in the Great German War
1914 - 1918

[Roll of Honored Dead]
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"to you from falling hands
we throw the Torch;
be yours to hold it high.
If ye break faith
with us who die,
we shall not sleep,
though poppies grow
In Flanders fields"
Colonel John McCrae
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On this monument
grateful citizens
are pleased to add
the names of the men
from this district who
gave their lives for
their country in the
Second World War
1939 - 1945
"Greater love hath no man"

[Roll of Honored Dead]


 
Erected 1921 by Senator and Mrs. Curry (WWI) and Grateful Citizens (WWII).
 
Location. 45° 
World Wars Memorial WWI Epitaph image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
2. World Wars Memorial WWI Epitaph
50.013′ N, 64° 12.789′ W. Marker is in Amherst, Nova Scotia, in Cumberland County. Marker is on Victoria Street East (Nova Scotia Route 6) just south of Havelock Street (Nova Scotia Route 2), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Victoria Park, Amherst, Nova Scotia B4H 1X6, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Robert Barry Dickey (within shouting distance of this marker); Edward Barron Chandler (within shouting distance of this marker); Dominion Public Building (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line in New Brunswick); Former Site of Amherst Post Office (about 90 meters away); Jonathan McCully (about 90 meters away); Sir Charles Tupper (about 90 meters away); Trans Canada Highway (approx. 4.1 kilometers away in New Brunswick); Un hommage /A Tribute to Jacob (Jacques) Bourgeois (approx. 4.2 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Amherst.
 
Also see . . .  The Cumberland County Soldiers Memorial Monument. (Submitted on September 6, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, World IWar, World II
 
World Wars Memorial WWI Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
3. World Wars Memorial WWI Honored Dead
World Wars Memorial WWI Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
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World Wars Memorial WWI Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
5. World Wars Memorial WWI Honored Dead
World Wars Memorial WWI Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
6. World Wars Memorial WWI Honored Dead
World Wars Memorial WWI Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
7. World Wars Memorial WWI Honored Dead
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
8. World Wars Memorial WWI Honored Dead
World Wars Memorial WWI Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
9. World Wars Memorial WWI Honored Dead
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
10. World Wars Memorial WWI Honored Dead
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
11. World Wars Memorial WWI Honored Dead
World Wars Memorial WWI Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
12. World Wars Memorial WWI Honored Dead
World Wars Memorial WWI Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
13. World Wars Memorial WWI Honored Dead
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
14. World Wars Memorial WWI Honored Dead
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
15. World Wars Memorial WWI Honored Dead
World Wars Memorial WWI Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
16. World Wars Memorial WWI Honored Dead
World Wars Memorial WWII Dedication image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
17. World Wars Memorial WWII Dedication
World Wars Memorial WWII Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
18. World Wars Memorial WWII Honored Dead
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
19. World Wars Memorial WWII Honored Dead
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
20. World Wars Memorial WWII Honored Dead
World Wars Memorial WWII Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
21. World Wars Memorial WWII Honored Dead
World Wars Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
22. World Wars Memorial
World Wars Memorial Statue image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
23. World Wars Memorial Statue
Capt Leon Hall Curry, 85th Highlanders
World Wars Memorial Statue Sculptor's Mark image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
24. World Wars Memorial Statue Sculptor's Mark
Pietro G. Ghiloni
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 6, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 6, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 52 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24. submitted on September 6, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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