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Peace Memorial

Naomi Hamer & Trevor Brown
1995

Stratford-upon-Avon /  Peace Memorial   Stratford-upon-Avon /  Peace Memorial

Description

Shield with a relief showing a soldier with a boy who is carrying the number 50, accompanied by the town coat of arms and a dove with an olive branch. Above the relief the inscription 'PEACE I GIVE TO YOU', below the figures are two linked hands.

Inscription(s)

this monument, erected by
stratford-upon-avon town council,
commemorates 50 years of peace
between the nations of western europe
1945~1995

designed by naomi hamer and trevor brown
pupils of stratford-upon-avon high school.

dedicated by the bishop of coventry
the rt. revd. simon barington-ward
on 6th may 1995 in the presence
of young people from europe


sculpture by
hornton quarries ltd

Sculptors

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Location (N 52°11'29" - W 1°42'9")

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