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Cenotaph

the Christchurch Cenotaph has now being protected against taggers. made of Portland stone cruciform pillar with cross at top on base with six bronze figures. It is a memorial to those who died in the First and Second World War. Stone is inscripted on several faces.

Inscription reads:

'Youth. Justice. Peace. Sacrifice. Valour.

In grateful remembrance of the sons and daughters of Canterbury who fell in the great war 1914-1918.

Give peace in our time O Lord. 1939-1945.'

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Taken on July 21, 2013