Category:Bridge of Remembrance, Christchurch

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The Bridge of Remembrance in Cashel Street, Christchurch, New Zealand, was built over the Avon River in 1923 to commemorate the soldiers of Canterbury who fought overseas during the First World War. Panels on the main arch list the major battles of the First World War; after 1945 those of the Second World War were added. The bridge's role as a place of remembrance has continued with plaques being added over the years to commemorate other New Zealanders who have fought and died in various wars around the world. It is registered as a Category I heritage item by the New Zealand Historic Places Trust, with its registration number 289.