Located in Brookside Cemetery in the northwest corner of Winnipeg, this memorial honours the “sailors, soldiers and airmen of the Commonwealth who lie buried in Canada.” Brookside’s Field of Honour is the largest and oldest military interment site in Canada, with over 12,000 sites marked by a Military Grey Barrie granite upright monument. Opened in 1915, it is the site of many important military monuments.
Field of Honour Memorial (2010)
Source: City of Winnipeg
Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.92253, W97.22232
denoted by symbol on the map above
Historic Sites of Manitoba: Brookside Cemetery (3001 Notre Dame Avenue, Winnipeg)
Historic Sites of Manitoba: University of Manitoba Medical Monument (Brookside Cemetery, Winnipeg)
Historic Sites of Manitoba: Winnipeg Fire Fighters Memorial Monument (Brookside Cemetery, Winnipeg)
Information for this page was provided by The City of Winnipeg’s Planning, Property and Development Department, which acknowledges the contribution of the Government of Manitoba through its Heritage Grants Program.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 6 March 2021
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