WAR MEMORIAL 1921
Memorial Park, 13 Albert St. East - GPS N43 07.487  -  W079 11.776

The War Memorial Monument known as the Soldiers' Monument commemorates The Great War I - 1914 - 1919, World War II - 1939 -1945 and the Korean War. Thorold's War Memorial, located in Memorial Park, was unveiled on Sunday, October 30, 1921 and was erected by the citizens of Thorold to:

"Honour the Memory of the Men of Thorold, who gave their lives for the cause of freedom in the great war, and in grateful remembrance of those who shared its dangers."

Tribute is paid to Thorold's fallen heroes each year on Decoration Day and Remembrance Day. The War Memorial is a landmark in our City and an important part of our history. Our whole community, through this memorial, shows their reverence and respect for those citizens who served their country and who made the ultimate sacrifice. Their names live forever on our memorial, and are permanently enshrined in the history of the City. Designation of this memorial under the Ontario Heritage Act serves to recognize, protect and celebrate this landmark as an important part of our history, and as a dedication to those who fought for freedom. War Memorials serve to remind us of our heritage and those who gave up their lives to protect it. They give us a sense of pride in our communities and are an educational tool for young and old alike. This designation is for the historical aspects of the monument.

For description and images of other designated properties, please click links below.

Designated Properties

Allanburg Heritage Oak Tree
Allanburg United Church
Allanburg Village Cemetery

Beaverdams Burying Grounds

Beaverdams Methodist Church & Graveyard

Beckett’s Reserve, Duncan McFarland House,
Stephen Beatty House

Calcott-Walker House

Camp House

Carl, Misener, Bald Cemetery

Carnegie Library

Carr-Millar-McMillan Block
Carroll-Tracy House
Carter-Holland House

Chestnut Hall

Constable House

Decew Young House

Decou House Monument

Dobbie House
Dominion Government Building
East Side School Bell
Fire Bell

First Presbyterian Church

Flannery House
Fraser-McMann House
George Bouk House

Grenville House

Griffiths House
Kennedy-Ward House
L.G. Lorriman/Central School
Lynch House
Macartney Drug Store
Maplehurst

Memorial Park

Millar House
Millstone - Welland Mills

Moore-Lampman House
Munro House
O'Brien House
Old Firehall
Port Robinson Brick School

Quebec Bank

Robert Elliot House

Ross House

St. Andrews Presbyterian Church

Sir Edward Beatty House

Stewart House

The Stone Store

Trinity United Church
War Memorial

Welland Canal 2nd River Lock

Welland Mills