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Prince Edward Island War Memorial

 
 
Prince Edward Island War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 8, 2014
1. Prince Edward Island War Memorial Marker
Inscription.  
Side A
Erected by the Citizens of Charlottetown in memory of those
from Prince Edward Island who gloriously laid down their
lives in the Great War in honour forevermore
of all who served therein
1914 - 1918
1939 - 1945
Korea 1950 - 1953
Afghanistan 2001-2014

Side B
Lest We Forget
1914 - 1918
1939 - 1945
Korea 1950 - 1953
Afghanistan 2001-2014

 
Erected by Citizens of Charlottetown.
 
Location. 46° 14.118′ N, 63° 7.589′ W. Marker is in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, in Queens County. Marker is on Grafton Street just from University Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 143 Grafton Street, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A, Canada. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A Neoclassical Design / Un style néoclassique (a few steps from this marker); A BIG Year / Une année CRUCIALE (within shouting distance of this marker); Edward Whelan
Women's Service Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 8, 2014
2. Women's Service Memorial Marker
In honor
of all women
who served in the
Armed Forces
presented by the
Ex-service women of P.E.I.


En L’honneur
de toutes les femmes
qui ont servi dans
les Forces Canadiennes
présentée par
les anciennes militaires de l’Î -P.-É
(within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Heath Haviland (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonel John Hamilton Gray (within shouting distance of this marker); Edward Palmer (within shouting distance of this marker); Andrew Archibald Macdonald (within shouting distance of this marker); William Henry Pope (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charlottetown.
 
Categories. War, AfghanistanWar, KoreanWar, World IWar, World II
 
The Prince Edward Island Memorial Fountain Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 8, 2014
3. The Prince Edward Island Memorial Fountain Marker
English
The Prince Edward Island Memorial Fountain
Dedicated 18 September 2005
Honouring Prince Edward Islanders who have volunteered to serve their country and community in dangerous professions as Armed Forces members, police, peace officiers and firefighters.
Their willingness to sacrifice in the service of country and community, in the pursuit of peace and freedom, is acknowledged through this memorial. Those who paid the supreme sacrifice will not be forgotten.
Such service and sacrifice, in our past, continuing in the present and vital to the security of our future, is represented by the proffering of the torch.
Be yours to hold it high”


French
Fontaine commémorative de l’Île-du-Prince-Édouard
Inaugurée le 18 septembre 2005
En l’honneur des résidants de l’Île-du-Prince-Édouard qui se sont portés volontaires pour service leur pays et leur collectivité dans des professions dangereuses comme membres des forces armées, policiers, agents de la paix et pompiers.
Cet ouvrage commémoratif rend hommage à leur volonté de se sacrifier pour leur pays et leur collectivité au nom de la paix et de la liberté. Ceux qui on paye de leur vie ne seront pas oubliés.
Las passation du flambeau symbolise ce service et ce sacrifice consentis dans les passé, qui se poursuivent dans le present et sont essentiels à notre sécurité dans l’avenir.
À vous de porter l’oriflamme”
Prince Edward Island War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, July 16, 2019
4. Prince Edward Island War Memorial
Inscription updated after 2014 to reflect Afghanistan War.
Prince Edward Island Province House (behind monument) under renovation in 2019.
The Prince Edward Island Memorial Fountain image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 8, 2014
5. The Prince Edward Island Memorial Fountain
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on October 15, 2019. This page originally submitted on January 13, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 334 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 13, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.   4. submitted on October 15, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.   5. submitted on January 13, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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