Topic: Sheldon Park War Memorial, Belfast

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Tapered stone pillar on concrete base as a memorial to those people from Belfast and adjoining areas who died in World Wars I and II. Consists of seven plaques.

Plaque one
Unveiled June 1921.

Plaque two
In memoriam this monument was erected in everlasting remembrance of the men from the Belfast, Styx and Ouruhia Districts who gave their lives in the Great War 1914–1918. They died that we might live. 'Primi Inter Pares'.

Plaque three
Unveiled 25 April 1947.

Plaque four
World War II 1939-1945. Dedicated to the memory of the servicemen of this district who made the supreme sacrifice. Easterbrook J. R,, Herbert S. J., Pearce G. R., Phillips R. G. T., Uru H. W.


Plaque five
They gave their all. Rasmusson J., Hunter A.W., Low G., White M., Dalley S., Napier D.G, Leaman M., Macindoe G., McConnell R., Nankivell A., Chaney G., Miller E.B., Clarke G.A., Clarke A.C, Thompson  R.W., Anderson A.E., Moore  J.

Plaque six
They gave their all. Wotton H.E.J., O'Callaghan W., Richards F.L., Wilson A., Constance J., Hopkins V.R, Pattrick A., Inns W., Dowdle F.E., Wilson R.W.L., Ellis L., Hopkins H.P., Watkins R., Bell R., Adams F.B., Adams T.C., Bell L.

Plaque seven
In memoriam faithful unto death greater love hath no man than this.

Location
On reserve in Sheldon Park.

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Sheldon Park War Memorial, Belfast


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