Ottawa in Ottawa County, Ontario — Central Canada
South African (Boer) War Memorial
30,000 children of Ottawa
and adjoining counties
in memory of
Trtr. G. Bradley • Dvr. R. Bradley • Cpl. W.S. Bradly • Pte. O.T. Burns • Pte. H. Cotton • Pte, E. DesLaurters • Pte. W.A, Hull • Pte. Z.R.E. Lewis • Pte. W.J. Leslie • Pte. F. H. Living • Tpr. G.O. Mann • Pte. E. McIntosh • Gnr. E. Picot • Sgt. W.H. Rea • Pte. W.H.J. Ross • Cpl. G. Thomas
who lost their lives in the
South African War
Ce monument a été érige grâce à la générosité
de 30 000 enfants d’Ottawa et de comtés avoisinants.
Il honore la mémoire des personnes dont le nom
apparaît ci-dessus et qui perdu la vie
durant la Guerre des Boers
de 1899 à 1902.
Artist: Artiste: Hamilton MacCarthy, 1902
Erected 1902 by National Capital Commission / Commission de la capitale nationale.
Location. 45° 25.324′ N, 75° 41.578′ W. Marker is in Ottawa, Ontario, in Ottawa County. Marker is on Elgin Street just from Slater Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 Elgin Street, Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5J2, Canada.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are Animals in War (here, next to this marker); Canadian Airmen Lost Over Poland (a few steps from this marker); Oscar Peterson (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Rideau Canal (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Lotta Hitschmanova, C.C. (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Nicholas Sparks (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Sappers’ Bridge (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Thayendanegea (Joseph Brant) (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ottawa.
More about this marker. This memorial is located in Confederation Park.
Categories. • Military •
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