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Canterbury Public School War Memorial commemorates past puPils of the schoOl who served in both World Wars. The memorial was originally unveiled to commemorate those who served in World War One with a plaque added to the memorial at a later date to commemorate the fallen of World War Two.
|Address:||Church Street, Canterbury Public School, Canterbury, 2193|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -33.909544|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Tuesday 24th May, 1921|
To The Memory
Old Boys Of The Canterbury
Who Took Part In The
1914 - 1918
Theirs Was A Greatness Got From Their Grandsires--
Theirs That So Often In Strife With Their Enemies
Struck For Their Hoards And Their Hearths And Their Homes.
[The Battle of Brunanburh by Alfred Lord Tennyson ]
This Tablet Is Dedicated To
The Memory Of The Past Pupils
Of This School Who Gave Their Lives
In The Second World War
1939 - 1945