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Great War Memorial Cross

Picture of the Great War Memorial Cross.Granite column and base


In honoured memory of all those from Hawke's Bay who served in the Great War 1914-1918. Their name liveth for evermore.

VE Day, 9 May 1995 The 50th Anniversary of the end of World War II in Europe 1939-1945.

In tribute to those who served and in memory of those who gave their lives.

The memorial was unveiled on 14 June 1924 by Mr R D MacLean. It was damaged by the 1931 earthquake and restored to its present position.


Great War Memorial Cross Images

One of the Great War Memorial Cross plaques. One of the Great War Memorial Cross plaques. Picture of the Great War Memorial Cross. The base of the Great War Memorial Cross. The other side of the Great War Memorial Cross. The Great War Memorial Cross with the Tait Fountain in the background. The top of the Great War Memorial Cross.

Great War Cross Location Map

Cathedral Gardens, Hastings Street

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