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Iraq and Afghanistan Memorial

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A striking modern memorial

A striking modern memorial, in the MOD gardens, to those who died in the Iraq and Afghanistan... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2018
St Albans, United Kingdom
standout tribute

unveiled in 2017 this imposing tribute is for the fallen heroes from the iraq and Afghanistan... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2018
Skelmersdale, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 26 July 2018

A striking modern memorial, in the MOD gardens, to those who died in the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts between 1990 and 2015, including the 682 British soldiers who lost their lives. This memorial was unveiled in March 2017.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 5 July 2018

unveiled in 2017 this imposing tribute is for the fallen heroes from the iraq and Afghanistan conflicts, 2 chunks of rock joined together with a bronze medalian make for an eye catching tribute

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

We were taking a long walk along the Victoria Embankment during our most recent stay in London. Having undertaken this walk during a previous stay in London, we were familiar with many of the sights to be seen in the vicinity of the embankment. However,...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 14 June 2017

Designed by sculpture Paul Day, the Iraq and Afghanistan Memorial is located near the Second World War and Korean War Memorials in Victoria Embankment Gardens. This new memorial recognises the contribution of the UK Armed Forces and all UK citizens who were deployed in the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

This Memorial to the fallen in conflicts between 1990 and 2015, was unveiled by Her Majesty The Queen in March 2017. It is a striking monument constructed of two blocks of Portland Stone encasing a large bronze medallion - one side commemorating Iraq, the other...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Trafalgar Square / Embankment
With its iconic Nelson’s Column, majestic oversized
lions and brightly-lit fountains, Trafalgar Square is
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hub, but the very core of the city itself. Beyond this
esteemed gathering place are more famous icons, as
well as a disproportionate numbers of the city’s most
popular cultural attractions including the National
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