Hamilton War Memorial. Hamilton. New Zealand.
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Punga and Paua
S 37° 47.338 E 175° 17.350
60H E 349358 N 5816220
Quick Description: The Hamilton War Memorial stands in Memorial Park beside the Waikato River.
Location: North Island, New Zealand
Date Posted: 3/7/2010 8:42:39 PM
Waymark Code: WM8BNT
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
Views: 6

Long Description:
Surrounded by Walls of Memory, the War Memorial for WWI and WWII stands in the lawn, under huge oak trees planted as memorials to soldiers. The memorial is a square obelisk with a wreath ornamentation.
Type of Memorial: Multi-War Memorial

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only):
WWI 1914-1918 WWII 1939-1945


In Honor Of: Our Glorious Dead

Marker Text:
1914-1918 1939-1945 Our Glorious Dead The memory walls have the inscriptions: Lest We Forget Pause and Remember


Who Put it Here?: Hamilton City.

Description of Memorial:
Square obelisk with wreath ornamentation, set in a memorial park amongst huge oak trees also planted as memorials. A memorial wall contains the names of those lost in WWI and WWII.


Date of dedication: Not listed

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