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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Memorial Boulevard Sign (450 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg)

Carved in the stone wall at the northwest corner of the Hudson’s Bay Company store at 450 Portage Avenue, this sign describes the official naming of Memorial Boulevard to commemorate Winnipeg’s fallen citizens from the First World War.

Memorial Boulevard Sign (2010)
Source: City of Winnipeg

Site Location (lat/long): N49.89070, W97.15068
denoted by symbol on the map above

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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: 17 March 2012

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