Cardinal (Leeds-Grenville) Cenotaph

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Municipality/Province: Cardinal (Leeds-Grenville), ON

Memorial Number: 35041-040

Type: Plaques; bronze

Address: Hwy #2 and Bridge Street

Location: In front of the Cardinal Public Library

GPS Coordinates: Lat: 44.7890715   Long: -75.3823519

Contributor: Richard Turcotte

This grey stone monument is dedicated to the members of the Cardinal community who made the supreme sacrifice and to honour all those who served in the World Wars and Korean War.  Along the wall, behind the monument, is a plaque with the names of those lost in the World Wars.

Beside the wall is a time capsule and flags of all the Canadian provinces.

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Inscription found on memorial

[shaft/socle]

TO PERPETUATE THE MEMORY
OF THOSE OF THIS COMMUNITY
WHO MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE
AND
TO HONOUR ALL THOSE
WHO SERVED IN THE WORLD WARS
1914-1918
1939-1945
KOREA

TO YOU FROM FALLING HANDS
WE THROW THE TORCH
BE YOURS TO HOLD IT HIGH
  

[wall plaque/plaque sur mur]

[Top/En haut]

IN MEMORY OF THOSE
WHO PAID THE SUPREME SACRIFICE

 

[left column/colonne de gauche]

WORLD WAR ONE

GEORGE LEO AMELL
PERCY AMER
WM. ARMSTRONG
PERCY BARTON
CLINTON BICCUM
CAMERON COYLE
CHARLES HANOPHY
JOHN HUGHES
WM. HUGHES
DAVID INGRAM
GORDON LEVERE
JAMES LEVERE
NEIL MONROE
PAUL REID
WALTER SCOTT
JOHN TYO
CHARLES WATTS

[right column/colonne de droite]

WORLD WAR TWO

R.B. AITKEN
F.J. CASAUBON
R.N. CASAUBON
A. HALLIDAY
J.G. KAVANAUGH
H.M. McKEON
C.A. SAYEAU
D.T. SERVISS
W.M. WALLACE
C.H. WILSON
H.J. WILSON
O. BASS

[bottom/bas]

THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE

[stone/pierre]

TIME CAPSULE PLACED
SEPTEMBER 1990
TO BE OPENED
SEPTEMBER 2080

 

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