Canadian Volunteer Memorial

Type
Monument

Description
The Canadian Volunteer Monument honours nine riflemen, including three University of Toronto students, who fell at the Battle of Ridgeway in June 1866. It is located on the west side of Queen’s Park Crescent in Toronto. It was designed by Walter Allward, who also designed the Vimy Memorial in France. The monument was sponsored and paid for by Toronto citizens, and dedicated on 1 July 1870.

Location
University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
43º39’45.54”N
79º23’36.00”W

 Battle of Ridgeway Memorial, Toronto

"In Pace Paratus – In Peace Prepared"