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Portsmouth in Hampshire County, England, United Kingdom
 

A Soldier of World War Two

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, August 1, 2018
1. A Soldier of World War Two Marker
Inscription.
A Soldier Of
World War Two
Decades of Easy Peace May Go Their Way
And Tide, and Time, May Drift Us Far Apart
But You Who Shared Our Savage Yesterday
Will Hold the Highest Places In Our Heart
This Statue Was Erected
From Donations Made By
Veterans, Organisations, Individuals
And the Business Community

Unveiled
4th June 1997
by
HRH The Duke of Kent, KG

 
Location. 50° 46.795′ N, 1° 5.378′ W. Marker is in Portsmouth, England, in Hampshire County. Marker is at the intersection of Clarence Esplanade and Serpentine Road, on the right when traveling south on Clarence Esplanade. Touch for map. Located at the D-Day Story Museum on the Clarence Esplanade. Marker is in this post office area: Portsmouth, England PO5 3NT, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Monty (a few steps from this marker); 9-inch Armstrong-Fraser Gun (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); 68–pdr Muzzle Loader Gun (about 150 meters away); Royal Arms of Charles II (about 180 meters away); Southsea Castle (about 180 meters away); Bandstand Field
A Soldier of World War Two image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 1, 2018
2. A Soldier of World War Two
(about 180 meters away); The Inscription (about 180 meters away); Royal Visit Commemoration (about 180 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Portsmouth.
 
Also see . . .  The D-Day Story Museum. (Submitted on September 19, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. War, World II
 
A Soldier of World War Two image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 1, 2018
3. A Soldier of World War Two
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 19, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 19, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 33 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 19, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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