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A meaningful memory

More than 65 years ago my father, a WWII vet, was stationed in Halifax. He not returned since but... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
MarlaToronto
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Toronto
Honors all Canadian sailors

Halifax’s Sailor Statue (aka The Sailor) is located at Sackville Landing near the intersection of... read more

Reviewed August 26, 2018
Citallwic
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Columbia, South Carolina
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“Honors all Canadian sailors”
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1655 Lower Water St | Sackville Landing, near the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1S3, Canada
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

More than 65 years ago my father, a WWII vet, was stationed in Halifax. He not returned since but remembered this statue and asked me to see if it is still standing ...... a proud Canadian sailor!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 26, 2018

Halifax’s Sailor Statue (aka The Sailor) is located at Sackville Landing near the intersection of Water and Sackville Streets. This eight foot-tall Peter Bustin-desgned statue, which depicts a jaunty-looking sailor toting a duffel bag and hammock, honors all Canadian sailors, regardless of whether they served...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed May 7, 2018

If you are a sailor or have had a sailor in your family you'll find this statue of interest. It reminds me of photos I have of my father in the 1950's - young and ready to head to sea on HMCS ALGONQUIN R17/224. Stop...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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