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A war memorial to commemorate local soldiers who died in World War One was erected in the centre of The Square, Palmerston North, in 1926. The figure that sits atop the memorial was based on a similar one in Folkstone, England. Today it also commemorates those who died in World War Two, and the Korean and Vietman Wars.

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Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2011N_Mo1c_005738
Title
Palmerston North War Memorial, the Square
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Mo 1c
Held In
Coolstore

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Place
The Square, Palmerston North
Date
February 7, 1926

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Credit Line
Palmerston North City Library

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