WAR MEMORIAL

A structure, building or site commemorating members of the armed forces and civilians killed in war.

Related Terms

Term Note
CENOTAPH A sepulchral monument erected to commemorate a person or persons buried elsewhere.
COMMEMORATIVE CAIRN A cairn erected to commemorate an event or person.
TOMB A grave or sepulchre including a monument. Use specific term where known.
TREE CATHEDRAL Trees, hedges and shrubs planted in the form of a medieval cathedral sometimes used as a memorial.