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Pride of place in Dee and Tay Street.

Visited on Wednesday 2nd May. This War Memorial takes pride of place at the corner of Dee and Tay... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2018
Michael-4551
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Caloundra, Australia
The Symbol of Invercargill

One of the few things you'll probably remember about Invercargill, the memorial is at the Southern... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2017
petertaylor57
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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1 Jul 2018
“Pride of place in Dee and Tay Street.”
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Reviewed 15 July 2018

This is yet another war memorial which is very common in NZ. It is a decent memorial monument which is in the centre of the city,

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Reviewed 1 July 2018

Visited on Wednesday 2nd May. This War Memorial takes pride of place at the corner of Dee and Tay Street so stop for a few moments to remember those who died for us.

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Reviewed 8 March 2018

It was very interesting to find yet another memorial to what they call the "South African" War. As a South African myself I have to assume it to be the the Boer War where the "Mighty" British War Machine had to intern Boer Women and...More

Thank Hendrik B
Reviewed 28 April 2017

This is a decent and unassuming monument, located in central Invercargill. We stopped by next to it on the way out of town, but you might as well drive around it for a quick look, as there's nothing much more to see.

Thank TheShis
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This soldier has stood guard over the main intersection on the corner of Dee and Tay streets for over one hundred years.... His hand rests on his rifle standing by his side and his chin jutts out determinedly, his mind on his task....

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Reviewed 3 March 2017

One of the few things you'll probably remember about Invercargill, the memorial is at the Southern end of town where Route one turns off to Dunedin.

Thank petertaylor57
Reviewed 7 January 2017

The memorial sits in the middle of the roundabout connecting two of Invercargills main streets - definitely not missed. A great tribute to all that fell in the Boer War.

Thank Brenda B
Reviewed 24 July 2016

This has been an institution of Invercargill for so long....always used as the clock and watches were set by it as it had strict time keeping.... Stand in front of the old post office and look south, there it is.. In the seventies and eighties...More

Thank ibaas2016
Reviewed 6 June 2016

This War Memorial is on the intersections of Tay and Dee streets, the two main streets of Invercargill.It was the first War Memorial build in Invercargill to Honour the ones that died in the South African campaign form Invercargill. The other one which is the...More

Thank Alister L
Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

Went to look at it but would have been suicidal to get up closer. Lucky it has survived after all those years. Respect.

Thank 603Jim
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