Plaque to Honour WWI Veterans by Westport WI


Description
Media Type:
Image
Object
Item Type:
Plaques
Description:
This plaque reads:
1914 1919
Erected by the Women's Institute of Westport in proud and honoured memory of the following members of this community who fell in the Great War:
Orval P. Adam
Frederick Board
Theodore Charbonneau
John Cherry
David A. Herlehy
Robert A. Kane
Terrance J. McCaffery
Edward Nixon
William Truelove
Andrew Kish
They counted not their lives dear unto themselves

The photo was taken in May 2018 and was found at a park near the community centre in Westport.
In 2012 the FWIO office was contacted re: the plaque. Apparently it is located on the original gates of Lockwood Memorial Field and was erected in 1919.
Dates:
1918
Subject(s):
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.68342 Longitude: -76.3994
Creative Commons licence:
by-nc-sa [more details]
Copyright Statement:
Protected by copyright: Uses other than research or private study require the permission of the rightsholder(s). Responsibility for obtaining permissions and for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Copyright Holder:
Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario (FWIO)
Terms of Use:
For commercial use, please contact copyright holder for permission and details.
Contact
Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario
 
 
 

552 Ridge Road
Stoney Creek, ON L8J 2Y6
905-662-2691

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Plaque to Honour WWI Veterans by Westport WI


This plaque reads:
1914 1919
Erected by the Women's Institute of Westport in proud and honoured memory of the following members of this community who fell in the Great War:
Orval P. Adam
Frederick Board
Theodore Charbonneau
John Cherry
David A. Herlehy
Robert A. Kane
Terrance J. McCaffery
Edward Nixon
William Truelove
Andrew Kish
They counted not their lives dear unto themselves

The photo was taken in May 2018 and was found at a park near the community centre in Westport.
In 2012 the FWIO office was contacted re: the plaque. Apparently it is located on the original gates of Lockwood Memorial Field and was erected in 1919.