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Westboro War Memorial

Lest We Forget

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., March 18, 2018
1. Westboro War Memorial
Inscription.

World War I
1914 - 1918

World War II
1939 - 1945

Korea
1950 - 1952

If ye break faith with us who die
We shall not sleep, though poppies grow
in Flanders fields
When you go home
Tell them of us and say
For your tomorrow
We gave our today
So poppies grow
in Flanders fields

Dedicated June 8, 1985


 
Erected 1985.
 
Location. 45° 23.322′ N, 75° 45.589′ W. Marker is in Ottawa, Ontario. Marker is on Richmond Road (Road 36) just east of Broadview Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 490 Richmond Road, Ottawa, Ontario K2A, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Maplelawn (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Maplelawn (about 150 meters away); Maplelawn Oak Trees (about 180 meters away); Nepean Town Hall / Mairie de Nepean (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Home Children / Les Petits Émigrés (approx. 2.9 kilometers away); Asbury College
Westboro War Memorial (back) image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 18, 2018
2. Westboro War Memorial (back)
(approx. 6 kilometers away); Thomas D'Arcy McGee (approx. 6 kilometers away); Parliament Clocktower Bell (approx. 6.2 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ottawa.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, KoreanWar, World IWar, World II
 
Westboro War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 18, 2018
3. Westboro War Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 19, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 19, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 41 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 19, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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