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A small memorial

Salute to the Heros in the war. A really small memorial. We are the only ones here at that time... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
DonC181
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Singapore, Singapore
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Remembering the fallen

A monument you will encounter as you walk the colonial part of Georgetown. Located in the... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2018
PrestonGuild
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United Kingdom
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22 Jul 2018
“A small memorial”
29 Jun 2018
“Remembering the fallen”
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| The Esplanade, Jalan Tun Syed Sheh Barakbah, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
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Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Salute to the Heros in the war. A really small memorial. We are the only ones here at that time. It near the sea.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank DonC181
Reviewed 30 June 2018

A monument you will encounter as you walk the colonial part of Georgetown. Located in the background of the sea and built after the second world war. The Cenotaph is a simple but effective memorial to the fallen soldiers of various wars.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank PrestonGuild
Reviewed 20 March 2018

This was a simple memorial in a great location but it did not present as well as it might on the quite attractive Esplanade that also could be presented better.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Build honour those lost lives in war its quite a simple cenotaph next to sea.It is closed off around it

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Flitz8
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

It's not allowed to enter into the cenopath. A name list, who die in world war I & II can be seen in front of the grill clearly. However, the seaview is wonderful. Enjoy it

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank leecK9330OU
Reviewed 22 December 2017

The Cenotaph is on Georgetown's famous Esplanade, and so a visit to the latter will cause one to inevitably come up to the former. The monument itself technically only honours those killed in World War I (hence the "1914-1918" inscription at its top); a plaque...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank DaddyistheBest
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

This is a war memorial commentating soldiers who died during World War I. It is located at the Esplanade and across from the City Hall. It is next to the sea, so it is cooling to be around here.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

While what this memorial honours is significant, it is not exactly awe inspiring or particularly exciting. You'll easily spot it if your driving along the coast road.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Matvl
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Whilst you wouldn't, in all probability, make a special journey to see the Cenotaph, if you're visiting the nearby Fort Cornwallis, then it's worth a short walk along the sea front to view the Cenotaph and pay respects to those who lost their lives. It...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Suratrichard
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

This is a war monument built to remember the brave soldiers who died in the different wars. It is rather simple in design. It is located in the Esplanade area and near to the City Hall.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank 588phis
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