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  1. Donated by the friends of FRANK BENNETT "A true lover of the park and the sea." HRM "Gifts For The Parks" Program - 2002
    Location: Sailors Memorial Way, Halifax, NS, Canada

  2. Come, sit a while. This bench honours Audrey Parker who inspired many by the joyful way she lived and died. She showed us how to do both, with style. Love you Aud
    Location: Audrey Parker's bench, Sailors Memorial Way, Halifax, NS, Canada

  3. Michael And Jane Still True Love
    Location: Shore Road, Halifax, NS, Canada

  4. Ruth M. Goldbloom, O.C., O.N.S. (1923-2012) Born in Cape Breton to Jewish immigrant parents who had fled Czarist Russia, Ruth Goldbloom was a legendary community volunteer, leader and fundraiser. When she learned that Pler 21, then a shed on Halifax's waterfront, had been the landing site for almost 1,000,000 immigrants to Canada between 1928-1971, she saw a unique opportunity Committed to celebrating the journeys and contributions of immigrants past, present and future to the multicultural fabric of Canada, she embarked on a campaign to restore and commemorate this site As Chair of the Pier 21 Society, she mustered her characteristie passion and enthusiasm to spearhead a Canada-wide campaign ultimately raising millions of dollars to restore and transform the site into Canada's National Museum of Immigration at Pier 21. Ten years later, it became Canada's sixth national museum. Née au Cap-Breton de parents immigrants juifs qui avaient fait la Russie tsariste, Ruth Goldbloom était une benévole, une dirigeante et une collectrice de fonds légendaire de la communauté Lorsqu'elle a appris que le Qual 21, alors um ftargar sur le front de mer d'Hallfax, avait été le feu de débarquement de près d'un million d'immigrants aur Cartada entre 1929 et 1971, elle y a vur time occasion unique. Déterminée à célébrer les parcours et les contributions au tissu malticulturel du Canada des fimmigrants d'hies d'aujourd'hui et de demain, elle s'est lancée dans une campagne de restauration et de commémoration de ce site. En tant que presidente de la Société du Quat 23, elle a engagé la passion et Tenthousiasme qui la caractérisent pour mener une campagne pancanadienne qui a permis de recueillfe des millions de dollars pour restaurer et transformer le site pour en faire le Musée canadien de l'immigration der Qual 21. Dix ans plus tard, le Canada en faisait son sixième musée national "HONOURING RUTH We gratefully appreciate the support and generosity of the following donors Nous sommes très reconnaissants pour le soutien et la générosité des donateurs suivants Halifax Regional Municipality Joan M. Crifg CM The Honourable Margaret Norrte McCain Jack and Paye MacDonald Deboral Conter Prends Jack & Marton Flemming Tim Spatz & Valerie MacDonald Michael & Joan Zatzman Shirley Abramsky Pred Smithers Martin & Gail c Chernin Alan & Lynn Goldbloom Barbara Goldbloom Hughes & Anthony Hughes Jay & Toby Abrantsky and Family George & Martha Butterfeld Corente & John Oliver Shirley & Steve Parker Robert and Affeta Risley Donna & fan Thompson Hallfax Poundation Family of Rya & Efte Levitt CHA & Till Langin Howard & Karen Conter and Pamily Cromble Colin & Belle MacDonald Family Mant Suissa, Universal Group The John & Judy Bragg Family Foundation Diane Schwarts Harry Clubo Bruce Towler & Judy Steele David Goldbloom & Nancy Epstein Marcy & Leonard Abramsky and Pamily David & Marcella Abugoy Ralph & Shirley Medrck Michael & Sharon Oxner RCR Hospitality Group The Rose Family The Late EV Yetman and many family and friends et de nombreux proches et amis
    Location: Pier 21, 1055, Marginal Road, Halifax, Halifax Regional Municipality, Halifax County, Nova Scotia, Canada

  5. JOSEPH RENÉ ARSENAULT 1921 - 1979 MARGARET M. PELRINE 1923 - 2014 Thank you for the cherished gift of one another. Forever in our hearts - Your 11 children
    Location: 1190 Barrington Street, Halifax, NS, Canada

  6. In loving memory Of Freda B. (Bowes) Otto 1912 - 2013 "Every flower is a soul blossoming in nature"
    Location: Heritage Oak Columbarium, 52 Wentworth Street, Dartmouth, NS, Canada

  7. In Loving Memory of VERNA C. TRENHOLM 1923 – 2020 Wife of Mel Trenholm LOVE * LAUGHTER * KINDNESS
    Location: Heritage Oak Columbarium, 52, Wentworth Street, Cheltonham Court, Downtown Dartmouth, Dartmouth, Halifax Regional Municipality, Halifax County, Nova Scotia, Canada

  8. DORA'S BENCH HISTORICAL COMMITTEE
    Location: Heritage Oak Columbarium, 52 Wentworth Street, Dartmouth, NS, Canada

  9. In memory of Jim Connors
    Location: Founders’ Corner, 70 Ochterloney Street, Dartmouth, NS, Canada

  10. Georgia Agnes Pollard Your life was a blessing, your memory a treasure You are loved beyond words and missed beyond measure December 05, 1930 - April 10, 2020
    Location: Nantucket Manor, 45, Ochterloney Street, Cheltonham Court, Downtown Dartmouth, Dartmouth, Halifax Regional Municipality, Halifax County, Nova Scotia, Canada

  11. David Apsimon 23.08.86 ~ 12.06.21 Lost to Marriage - Taken too soon
    Location: Jonnys Place Hairshop, The Avenue, Bishopsgate, London, United Kingdom

  12. In Loving Memory of Lilian Beland who loved to sit here
    Location: Giddy Up Coffee, Shrewsbury Court, London, United Kingdom

  13. Bernie - Much loved - Much missed - Orthopaedic Theatre Sister 1968 - 2019
    Location: Queen Mary's Hospital, Frognal Avenue, Frognal, London, United Kingdom

  14. Peter Bailey - Much loved colleague of QMH - always full of song 1956-2020
    Location: B Block, Frognal Place, Frognal, London, United Kingdom

  15. Een tuin zonder vrienden. is als een leven zonder bloemen Mogelijk gemaakt door: 'Oma Blijdorp'
    Location: Rotterdam Zoo, Blijdorplaan 8, Rotterdam, Netherlands

  16. IN DANKBARE HERINNERING AAN EN TER VERERENDE NAGEDACHTENIS VAN H.M.KONINGIN EMMA RANGEBOREN DOOR DE ORDE VAN VRU METSELAREN ONDER HET GROOTOOSYEN DER NEDERLANDEN IN HET JAAR NEGENTIENHONDERD ACHT EN DERTIG VERNIELD IN NEGENTIEN HONDERD VEERTIG HER - OPGERICHT IN NEGENTIENHON DERD NEGEN EN VUFTIG
    Location: Monument H.M. Koningin Emma, Lange Voorhout, The Hague, Netherlands

  17. Onder deze boom ligt een tijdcapsule begraven, die is aangeboden door Tandheelkundig Centrum Altman ter viering van het 100 jarig bestaan van het Statenkwartier. 28 november 2015. Deze vredesboom is in november 2015 door het World Forum aangeboden aan de bewoners van het Statenkwartier ter viering van het 100 jarig bestaan en ter ere van volgende generaties
    Location: Tandheelkundig Centrum Altman, Viviënstraat, The Hague, Netherlands

  18. IN MEMORY OF SHARNASH PISH SAT HERE TO DRUNK TEXT
    Location: Sotheby's Institute of Art, 30 Bedford Square, London, United Kingdom

  19. Imagine John Lennon Sculptor Lawrence Holofeener 1926-2017
    Location: 32-34 Great Marlborough Street, London, United Kingdom

  20. In loving memory of KRISTIAN GOVER Born in Honiton, Devon 12th July 1974 Died Basrah, Iraq 19th July 2004 He loved Cardiff, especially its university, people & pubs! He is missed every single day
    Location: Cardiff University, Museum Avenue, Cardiff, United Kingdom