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This category seeks to waymark all World War I Memorials and Monuments, big and small, located throughout the world. This category applies to general memorials erected by cities, counties, towns, villages and nations to honor native soldiers as a group. (Monuments and memorials to individual soldiers of WWI are not permitted.) Please click on "show additional information" below to see requirements for posting in this category.
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Locate a World War I memorial. Older ones might refer to the war as "The Great War" or "The World War". Monuments covering multiple wars may be submitted (for example combined WWI and WWII monuments), as long as the WWI part is featured in a photo (see below).

As stated, you need to take a good quality photo of the monument without GPS in the shot. Be sure to record all required information for the category.

Instructions for Posting a World War I Memorials and Monuments Waymark:

1) Please give the basic name of the memorial or monument you are recording. Something like "Great War Soldier's Memorial, Atlanta, Georgia" or "World War Monument, Boston, Massachusetts".

Titles should be factual and must contain the monument name and the city it is located in only. Waymark titles that contain anything else but the actual monument name and the city where it is located will be declined by the group.

2) This category requires at least one original photo of the entire monument taken by the person posting the new waymark. This photo should be clean - i.e. a photo of just the monument. Daytime photos only. No GPS receiver in shot. No vacation photos please. Please be sure that this is a good quality photo. Take and post separate close-ups of marker inscriptions, if needed.

3) If the monument covers multiple wars, two photos are required. One of the whole monument and another of the World War I section or inscription.

4) Proper coordinates are required and basic direction on how to find the monument are much appreciated.

5) The date the monument was erected or dedicated is optional, but strongly encouraged. You can usually find this on the monument itself or by doing some Internet research. In the very rare case where a monument is undated, make an estimate. If you only have the year, enter as (for example) 1/1/1920

6) Indicate whether this is a private monument or public monument if known. Private monuments are those built by a private group, like Veterans of Foreign Wars. Public monument are built by governments or government entities like counties, cities, villages, states or countries.

7) Record the name of the government entity or private organization that built the monument. If not indicated or you are unable to find by Internet research, state "unknown".

8) Check the appropriate geographical region this monument is located in.

9) Rate the waymark from 1 to 5.

10) After all that, pat yourself on the back, well done!

Instructions for Visiting a Waymark in this Category:
New logs to this waymark must contain at least one photo of the monument with your GPS in the shot as proof of your visit. No old vacation photos please. You must have taken a picture while seeking this waymark. Logs that don't meet the photo requirement will be archived.
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World War I Memorials and MonumentsParish First World War Memorial - Bride, Isle of Man

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Bride Parish First World War Memorial is located in the churchyard of St. Bridget's, Bride, Isle of Man. It is in memory of the men of Kirk Bride who fell in the Great War 1914-1918.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Mike_bjm

location: Isle of Man

date approved: 2/17/2017

last visited: never

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsWW I warrior memorial, Churchyard St. Barbara, Hainfeld - RLP / Germany

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Memorial with inscription and relief.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Iris & Harry

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 2/17/2017

last visited: never

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsLadyhill Park WWI Memorial - Allerton, UK

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This war memorial with a group of 3 bronze figures on the top was unveiled on 29th July 1922 to commemorate the men of Allerton & Daisy Hill who gave their lives in the great war 1914 - 1918.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/17/2017

last visited: never

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsMullalyup War Memorial - Western Australia

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A memorial in a country hamlet

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg

location: Western Australia, Australia

date approved: 2/17/2017

last visited: never

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsPomnik Obetem 1. svetove valky - Pravlov, Czech Republic

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CS: pomnik obetem 1. svetove valky // EN: World War I. Memorial

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Olii05

location: Jihomoravsky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 2/15/2017

last visited: never

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsMemorial of World War I Victims - Slatina nad Zdobnicí, Czech Republic

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Sandstone monument named "God's Warriors (Boží bojovníci)" in front of the Church of the Transfiguration (Kostel Promenení Páne)in Slatina nad Zdobnicí commemorates 32 killed and 5 missing local citizens during World War I.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vraatja

location: Kralovehradecky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 2/15/2017

last visited: never

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsGreenbushes War Memorial - Western Australia

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A country town's War Memorial

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg

location: Western Australia, Australia

date approved: 2/15/2017

last visited: never

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsBelfast Cenotaph - Combined WWI / WWII, City Hall - Belfast

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Belfast Cenotaph, Combined WWI & WWI memorial, City Hall Belfast.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Ulster, Ireland

date approved: 2/15/2017

last visited: never

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsMonument to the victims of the World War I - Bylany, Czech Republic

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Memorial dedicated to 15 citizens of small village Bylany near Ceský Brod killed during World War I.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vraatja

location: Stredocesky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 2/14/2017

last visited: never

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsWWI Memorial - St Anne's Cathedral - Belfast

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WWI memorial at St Anne's Cathedral, Belfast.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Ulster, Ireland

date approved: 2/14/2017

last visited: never

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsWroxeter Cemetery WWI Memorial - Wroxeter, ON

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WWI monument in Wroxeter Cemetery

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member stinger503

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 2/13/2017

last visited: never

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsWWI Obelisk Memorial - Niagara Falls, NY

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Obelisk in Niagara Falls originally made to honour WWI veterans

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member stinger503

location: New York

date approved: 2/13/2017

last visited: never

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsParish War Memorial - Ballaugh, Isle of Man

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Ballaugh Parish War Mermorial is located in the churchyard of St. Mary de Ballaugh, Station Road, Ballaugh, Isle of Man.It is in memory of the men of the Parish who lost thier lives in World War I & II

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Mike_bjm

location: Isle of Man

date approved: 2/12/2017

last visited: never

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsHarold Club Obelisk - Low Moor, UK

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This obelisk was erected outside the Harold Club to commemorate members of the club who died in the First World War, and later the Second World War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/11/2017

last visited: never

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsKirup War Memorial - Western Australia

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The War Memorial in Kirup

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg

location: Western Australia, Australia

date approved: 2/11/2017

last visited: never

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsSoldiers Memorial Hall - Donnybrook, Western Australia

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A Memorial Hall dedicated to the soldiers of WW1

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg

location: Western Australia, Australia

date approved: 2/11/2017

last visited: never

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsMonument aux Morts - Souchez, Pas-de-Calais, France

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[FR] Monument aux morts en l'honneur des soldats morts durant la guerre 1914-1918. [EN] War memorial in honor of soldiers who died during in 1914-1918.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Glandouillage

location: Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

date approved: 2/9/2017

last visited: 2/9/2017

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsBridgetown War Memorial - Western Australia

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Bridgetown War Memorial is located in the Memorial Gardens

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg

location: Western Australia, Australia

date approved: 2/8/2017

last visited: never

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsCombined World War I And World War II Memorial - Ripponden, UK

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This war memorial stands in a small memorial garden on the side of a hill at the junction of Rochdale Road and Oldham Road. The entrance to the garden is at the upper level off Rochdale Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/2/2017

last visited: never

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsCombined World War I And World War II Memorial - Brighouse, UK

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This 15 metre tall war memorial with an allegorical figure of VIctory stands in the grounds of Rydings House, Brighouse's library and art gallery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/1/2017

last visited: never

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsHunsworth War Memorial - East Bierley, UK

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This war memorial has an allegorical statue of Victory standing on top of a stone plinth. It stands in a formal garden next to St. Luke's church primary school.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/1/2017

last visited: never

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsWW1 Honour Board - Uniting Church, Bridgetown W.A..

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An Honour Board in the Bridgetown Uniting Church

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg

location: Western Australia, Australia

date approved: 1/31/2017

last visited: never

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsAvenue of Honour - Boyanup, Western Australia

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An avenue of Honour to those from Boyanup who gave their lives in WW1

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg

location: Western Australia, Australia

date approved: 1/30/2017

last visited: never

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsCombined World War I And World War II Memorial Cross - Queensbury, UK

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This memorial was erected in 1922 to commemorate the First World War and alter amended to commemorate the Second World War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/30/2017

last visited: never

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsStewart Co. War Memorial- WWI - Dover TN

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Located in front and left of the Stewart County Courthouse.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Tennessee

date approved: 1/30/2017

last visited: never

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