Boer War Memorial -- Provincial Capitol Building, Winnipeg MB
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz
N 49° 53.065 W 097° 08.824
14U E 633108 N 5527426
Quick Description: This memorial plaque to the men who served in the South African War (AKA the Boer War) is affixed to the wall inside the Manitoba Provincial Capitol Building.
Location: Manitoba, Canada
Date Posted: 1/13/2014 9:57:21 AM
Waymark Code: WMJXQ9
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Norfolk12
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Long Description:
This inconspicuous memorial plaque is found on the second floor of the Manitoba Provincial Capitol building, near the Legislative Library.

The text of the plaque reads as follows:

"To honour those who enlisted for service in the South African War
Oct 11 1899 – May 31, 1902

May those that come after see that these men are not forgotten

Erected by the Province of Manitoba
May 31, 1952"

It is impossible to get a GPS reading inside the massive Capitol building, so the coordinates are for the center the dome.

There are several other plaques lined up along this interior hallway.
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New photos of the memorial with or without you in it (Be tasteful and respectful). No pictures of your GPSr. A story of your visit and impression of the memorial is also welcome.
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