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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Fort Garry Horse Monument (Assiniboine Park, Winnipeg)

Located near the Pavilion in Assiniboine Park in Winnipeg’s west end, this monument was unveiled on 16 November 2002 in commemoration of the soldiers of Winnipeg’s Fort Garry Horse Battalion.

Fort Garry Horse Monument

Fort Garry Horse Monument (2010)
Source: City of Winnipeg

Fort Garry Horse Monument

Fort Garry Horse Monument (July 2021)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.87140, W97.22970
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Fort Garry Horse Museum and Archives (551 Machray Avenue, Winnipeg)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Holy Trinity Anglican Church (256 Smith Street, Winnipeg)


“Monument dedicated to reserve unit,” Winnipeg Free Press, 14 November 2002, page A5.

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.

We thank Nathan Kramer and George Penner for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 5 May 2023

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