The Cenotaph

Photographs of
Halifax
War Memorial

WW1     1914 – 1918
WW2     1939 – 1945
Korea     1950 – 1953


Grand Parade
Halifax

Nova Scotia


GPS location:   44°38'52"N   63°34'29"W




Plaque near the war memorial monument, Halifax
Plaque near the Halifax war memorial monument
Cenotaph: an empty tomb, a sepulchral monument erected
in honour of persons whose bodies are elsewhere


Halifax war memorial monument: east and north faces
Halifax war memorial monument, east and north faces


Halifax war memorial monument: inscriptions on the east and north faces
East Face inscription
Amiens
Arras
Canal du Nord
Cambrai


Halifax war memorial monument: south face
Halifax war memorial monument, south face


Halifax war memorial monument: upper inscription on the south face
Upper inscription on the south face
South Face inscription
Battle of Britain
Battle of the Atlantic
Sicily Landings
Ortona
Gothic Line
Normandy Landing
Falaise Gap
Battle of the Scheldt
Battle of the Rhineland
The Rhine Crossing


Halifax war memorial monument: lower inscription on the south face
Lower inscription on the south face


Halifax war memorial monument: north and west faces
Halifax war memorial monument, north and west faces


Halifax war memorial monument: inscriptions on the north and west faces
Inscriptions on the north and west faces
West Face inscription
Somme
Vimy
Ypres
Hill 70
Passchendaele



The above photographs were taken on 10 December 2002.





Links to Relevant Websites

Unveiling and Dedication of the Cenotaph, 1 July 1929
    http://www.halifax.ca/community/HalifaxCityHall/unveiling_cenotaph.html


Public Art: War Memorial - Cenotaph
    http://www.halifax.ca/Community/PublicArt/cenotaph.html


Cenotaph, Grand Parade by Mike Campbell
    http://www.mikecampbell.net/cenotaph.htm







Photographs of War Memorials, Historic Monuments and Plaques in Nova Scotia
    /remem/plaques.html



Halifax City Hall Halifax City Hall Halifax
    /hfxrm/cityhall.html


Welsford-Parker monument Welsford-Parker monument, Crimean War Halifax
    /hfxrm/crimeamon.html


Plaque: Old Burying Ground Old Burying Ground plaque Halifax
    /hfxrm/oldburygnd.html


Sir William Alexander monument Sir William Alexander monument Victoria Park, Halifax
    /hfxrm/alexwill.html


Sir John Wentworth plaque Sir John Wentworth plaque Halifax
    /hfxrm/wentworthj.html


Alexander Keith monument Alexander Keith monument Camp Hill Cemetery, Halifax
    /hfxrm/keithal.html


Vincent Coleman tombstone Vincent Coleman tombstone Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Halifax
    /hfxrm/colemanpv.html


Postal Service in Nova Scotia Postal Service in Nova Scotia Halifax
    /hfxrm/postservns.html


S.S. Atlantic 1873 memorial at Sandy Cove, Terence Bay S.S. Atlantic 1873: memorial at Sandy Cove Terence Bay
    /hfxrm/ssatlanhrm.html


Swissair Flight 111 Memorial, Whalesback Swissair Flight 111 Memorial Whalesback
    /hfxrm/swisswhale.html


Deadman's Island, Northwest Arm Deadman's Island Northwest Arm, Halifax
    /hfxrm/deadmansnd.html


Sailor's Statue, Sackville Landing Sailor's Statue, Sackville Landing Halifax
    /hfxrm/sailor-statue.html


Norwegian Memorial, Sackville Landing Norwegian memorial, Sackville Landing Halifax
    /hfxrm/norwayhfx.html


Hubbards war memorial Hubbards war memorial Hubbards
    /hfxrm/hubbmem.html


Seabright war memorial Seabright war memorial Seabright
    /hfxrm/seabrimem.html


Mount Uniacke war memorial Mount Uniacke war memorial Mount Uniacke
    /hantsco/uniacmem.html


Chester war memorial Chester war memorial Chester
    /lunenco/chesmem.html


Norwegian war memorial at Chester Norwegian war memorial Chester
    /lunenco/norchest.html


William Hall monument, Hantsport William Hall monument Hantsport
    /hantsco/hallmem.html


1747 Attack at Grand Pre monument 1747 Attack at Grand Pre Monument Grand Pre
    /kingsco/attack1747.html


Alexander Keith monument Alexander Keith monument Camp Hill Cemetery, Halifax
    /hfxrm/keithal.html


Captain James Cook monument Halifax
    /hfxrm/cookjmon.html


Sir William Alexander monument Sir William Alexander monument Victoria Park, Halifax
    /hfxrm/alexwill.html



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First uploaded to the WWW:   2002 December 18
Latest content update:   2005 May 19
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