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Trinity College First and Second World Wars Plaque

Municipality/Province: Toronto, ON

Memorial Number: 35091-010

Type: Tablet - Indiana limestone

Address: 6 Hoskin Avenue

Location: Trinity College Chapel

GPS Coordinates: Lat: 43.6646567   Long: -79.3957295

Submitted By: Jean Griffin Elliott

This memorial is dedicated to the members of Trinity College who gave their lives in the First and Second World Wars. It was erected by the Trinity College Chapel. The tablet was designed by the late Allan George, F.R.A.I.C. It is of Jacobean design and was executed in Indiana limestone by the J.N. Scott Cut Stone Company of Leaside, Ontario. The lettering was carried out under the direction of Mr. A. Scott Carter, R.C.A. It is about 15 feet high and about 8 feet wide.

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"AS DYING AND BEHOLD WE LIVE"
TO THE MEMORY OF THOSE MEMBERS OF THIS COLLEGE
WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE TWO GREAT WARS
1914 - 1918
1939 - 1945

[56 NAMES ARE CARVED AFTER THE FIRST WAR AND 65 NAMES AFTER THE SECOND WAR/56 NOMS SONT SCULPTÉS POUR LA PREMIÈRE GUERRE ET 65 POUR LA DEUXIÈME]

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