The National War Memorial (titled The Response) is a tall, granite memorial arch with accreted bronze sculptures in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, designed by Vernon March and first dedicated by King George VI in 1939. Originally built to commemorate the Canadians who died in the First World War, it was in 1982 rededicated to also include those killed in the Second World War and Korean War and again in 2014 to add the dead from the Second Boer War and War in Afghanistan, as well as all Canadians killed in all conflicts past and future. It now serves as the pre-eminent war memorial of 76 cenotaphs in Canada. In 2000, the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier was added in front of the memorial and symbolizes the sacrifices made by all Canadians who have died or may yet die for their country.

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  • The National War Memorial (titled The Response) is a tall, granite memorial arch with accreted bronze sculptures in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, designed by Vernon March and first dedicated by King George VI in 1939. Originally built to commemorate the Canadians who died in the First World War, it was in 1982 rededicated to also include those killed in the Second World War and Korean War and again in 2014 to add the dead from the Second Boer War and War in Afghanistan, as well as all Canadians killed in all conflicts past and future. It now serves as the pre-eminent war memorial of 76 cenotaphs in Canada. In 2000, the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier was added in front of the memorial and symbolizes the sacrifices made by all Canadians who have died or may yet die for their country. (en)
  • Le Monument commémoratif de guerre du Canada, aussi connu sous le nom de La Réponse, est un grand cénotaphe de granite situé place de la Confédération (Confederation square) à Ottawa. Il est le mémorial de guerre national du Canada. Originellement construit pour commémorer la Première Guerre mondiale, on y a aussi inscrit les dates 1939-1945 en 1982 pour commémorer la Deuxième Guerre mondiale ainsi que les dates 1950-1953 pour commémorer la guerre de Corée. De plus, ce monument célèbre les soldats décédés au cours des autres guerres ainsi que lors de missions de paix au sein des casques bleus. La tombe du Soldat inconnu a été ajoutée au mémorial en l'an 2000. (fr)
  • Das Nationale Kriegsdenkmal (englisch National War Memorial, französisch Monument commémoratif de guerre) auf dem Confederation Square in Ottawa ist eine zentrale kanadische Erinnerungsstätte an die bisher 116.000 gefallenen Soldaten und sonstiger im Dienst der Landesverteidigung stehenden Personen des Ersten Weltkrieges und aller späterer Kriege. (de)
  • Национальный военный мемориал (англ. National War Memorial), также известный как The Response (ответное чувство) — монумент на площади Конфедерации в Оттаве, столице Канады. Торжественно открытый 21 мая 1939 года королём Георгом VI. Первоначально мемориал был посвящён участникам и жертвам Первой мировой войны. С 1982 года монумент стал также памятником канадцам, павшим за свою родину в течение Второй мировой и Корейской войны. С 2000 года перед мемориалом была сооружена Могила неизвестного солдатарусск.. (ru)
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  • The National War Memorial (titled The Response) is a tall, granite memorial arch with accreted bronze sculptures in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, designed by Vernon March and first dedicated by King George VI in 1939. Originally built to commemorate the Canadians who died in the First World War, it was in 1982 rededicated to also include those killed in the Second World War and Korean War and again in 2014 to add the dead from the Second Boer War and War in Afghanistan, as well as all Canadians killed in all conflicts past and future. It now serves as the pre-eminent war memorial of 76 cenotaphs in Canada. In 2000, the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier was added in front of the memorial and symbolizes the sacrifices made by all Canadians who have died or may yet die for their country. (en)
  • Das Nationale Kriegsdenkmal (englisch National War Memorial, französisch Monument commémoratif de guerre) auf dem Confederation Square in Ottawa ist eine zentrale kanadische Erinnerungsstätte an die bisher 116.000 gefallenen Soldaten und sonstiger im Dienst der Landesverteidigung stehenden Personen des Ersten Weltkrieges und aller späterer Kriege. (de)
  • Национальный военный мемориал (англ. National War Memorial), также известный как The Response (ответное чувство) — монумент на площади Конфедерации в Оттаве, столице Канады. Торжественно открытый 21 мая 1939 года королём Георгом VI. Первоначально мемориал был посвящён участникам и жертвам Первой мировой войны. С 1982 года монумент стал также памятником канадцам, павшим за свою родину в течение Второй мировой и Корейской войны. С 2000 года перед мемориалом была сооружена Могила неизвестного солдатарусск.. (ru)
  • Le Monument commémoratif de guerre du Canada, aussi connu sous le nom de La Réponse, est un grand cénotaphe de granite situé place de la Confédération (Confederation square) à Ottawa. Il est le mémorial de guerre national du Canada. (fr)
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