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This is quite a stunning statue with him upon his horse. This memorial stands out and is quite... read more

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Beautiful equestrian statue of a freedom fighter

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Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

An impressive statue of Hair. History has not been kind to the butcher of the Somme. However this is a nice statue.

Thank Laurence B
Reviewed 17 July 2018

This is quite a stunning statue with him upon his horse. This memorial stands out and is quite pleasant to look at

Thank jlantern3
Reviewed 15 July 2018

As a piece of art, the bronze statue is beautiful. As a part of history, it is much more important. On our way to Trafalgar Square, we passed this bronze equestrian statue of Field Marshal Douglas Haig (1861-1928). He was in charge of the British...More

Thank KodoDrummer
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Recently we were lucky to be in the magnificent street of Whitehall for the Armistice Day memorial service. With Whitehall closed for the service we were able to get very close to the statue. Although there are many statues in & around Whitehall this one...More

Thank places2seeplaces2go
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Whitehall is one of our favourite London boulevards. Consequently, during our most recent stay in this fine city, we took another enjoyable walk along its entire length from the Houses of Parliament up to Trafalgar Square. This wide boulevard is home to a number of...More

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

IMHO General Haig was a butcher and not a hero, so it is upsetting to see this memorial in a prominent location in Whitehall. Of course he's on a horse looking noble. Oh, well, he is a historic figure.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

In a beautiful area on the way to Trafalgar Square. It's a bronze statue commemorating one of the many World War 1 heroes. I believe this is right near the military headquarters.

Thank Bobbie W
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Earl Haig Memorial is on the street. On the same street is located The Women of World War II so it is interesting to walk there.

Thank Антон Б
Reviewed 21 May 2017

This memorial located in Whitehall is a bronze equestrian statue of the British Western Front Commander, Field Marshall Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig. This is one of several statues in the area.

Thank nellielim
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

This bronze stands proud in Whitehall which is part of the seat of Power of the United Kingdom and depicts one of the great British Commanders of War during World War 1 and who started the Haig Fund after this which is now most commonly...More

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