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>Monument Photos

The following links take you to photos of monuments from around the world that have been erected and dedicated to workers whose lives have been lost on the job.

The photos are from a book entitled "Dead but not Forgotten" compiled by Hamilton, Ontario resident Ed Thomas.

Canadian Labour Congress Monument – Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Hoover Dam Monument – Boulder, Colorado, USA

Airplane and Fishermen Monument – Hedinsfjordur, Iceland

Falconbridge Mural – Sudbury, Ontario, Canada

Miner's Memorial – Kirkland Lake, Ontario, Canada

Rideau Canal Fabric Mural Memorial – Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Stained Glass Window – Birmingham, England

Fire Fighter's Monument – Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

"Breaking Ground" Hoggs Hollow Memorial – Toronto, Ontario, Canada

April 28 National Day of Mourning is also known as Workers Memorial Day.

 

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