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Memorial Number: 48005-002
Type: black marble stele, granite stele and a separate granite shaft with plaque
Location: Queen's Park Veterans' Cemetery
Address: 4 Street NW
Calgary, AB
Surveyor: Margaret Smith
Photo Credit: Margaret Smith; Kevin Evans

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This memorial, designated a "cross of sacrifice" was unveiled on 6 June 1975 through the efforts of the Trustees of the Veterans Fields of Honour and the city of Calgary. It is dedicated to those who served during the First and Second World Wars and Korea.


[front/devant]

1914-1918 1939-1945

Remembered
for service
to their country
by
Sea Land
and Air

R.I.P.

[back/arrière]

1914-1918 1939-1945 Korea

At the going
down of the
sun and in the
morning we
will remember
them

[plaque/plaque]

THIS CROSS OF SACRIFICE WAS DEDICATED ON
JUNE 6TH, 1975 AND WAS UNVEILED ON THAT DATE
BY THE HONOURABLE DANIEL J. MACDONALD, MINISTER
OF VETERANS AFFAIRS. THIS MEMORIAL WAS ERECTED
BY THE TRUSTEES VETERANS FIELDS OF HONOUR
IN CO-OPERATION WITH THE CITY OF CALGARY
AND DONATIONS RECEIVED FROM THE VETERANS
ORGANIZATIONS, INDIVIDUAL VETERANS, THEIR
RELATIVES AND FRIENDS.

VETERANS FIELDS OF HONOUR COMMITTEE

R.I. STIRLING - CHAIRMAN
E.M. SCOTT - SECRETARY TREASURER

TRUSTEES - A.A. WITHAM
F. PETLEY
C.A. MCKAY

MEMBERS - J.H. MOONEY
REV. R. SHANNON
G.F. BUTTERWICK (HON. SOLICITOR)

RIGHT HONOURABLE LORD SHAUGHNESSY - HONORARY MEMBER

REV. CANON A.W. WILCOX - ALBERTA REPRESENTATIVE,
DOMINION COUNCIL