Category Archives: Heavy Artillery Memorial

South African Heavy Artillery Memorial: Kimberley

72nd (Griqualand West) Siege Battery: Clyde ‘n Terry Museum Kimberley These photographs of the South African Heavy Artillery Memorial 72nd (Griqualand West) Siege Battery: Clyde ‘n Terry Hall of Militaria n Kimberley were taken in January 2018 by Diane Van Tonder … Continue reading

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The Machine Gun Corps Memorial

The Machine Gun Corps Memorial,  is located on the north side of the traffic island at Hyde Park Corner near the Wellington Arch. The memorial is also known as “The Boy David” as it depicts a 2.7m bronze statue of a nude David by Francis Derwent Wood.  The figure … Continue reading

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South African Heavy Artillery Memorial: Warrior’s Gate, Durban

75th (Natal) Siege Battery: Warriors Gate Durban My quest to have a record of all of the South African Heavy Artillery Memorials is one step closer as I can now share images of the SAHA Memorial at Warrior’s Gate in … Continue reading

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Royal Artillery Memorial

In the area where Wellington Arch is, there are a number of War Memorials, one of which is the Royal Artillery Memorial. I did not see this memorial at its best, in fact it was looking decidedly green when I … Continue reading

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Walmer War Memorial in Walmer, Port Elizabeth

These photographs were kindly taken by Ronnie Lovemore in June 2011, and are used with his permission. This memorial to the men and women of  Walmer who died during the two World Wars may be found at Google Earth Co-ordinates    … Continue reading

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South African Heavy Artillery Memorial: Johannesburg

71st (Transvaal) Siege Battery: Johannesburg Zoo These photographs of the South African Heavy Artillery Memorial (71st (Transvaal) Seige Battery) at the Johannesburg Zoo were taken on 20 August 2011. Special thanks to Carl Hoehler for the  information on where this … Continue reading

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South African Heavy Artillery Memorial: Port Elizabeth

74th (Eastern Province) Siege Battery: Port Elizabeth These photographs were kindly taken by Ronnie Lovemore in June 2011, and are used with his permission. Additional information on this Memorial kindly provided by Carl Hoehler. Like a number of memorials in … Continue reading

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South African Heavy Artillery Roll of Honour

This Roll of Honour is a collation of images that I took at the SAHA Memorial in Johannesburg. The image is 1500×403 wide and opens in a new window. South African Heavy Artillery Roll of Honour. Johannesburg. The six memorials … Continue reading

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South African Heavy Artillery Memorial: Pretoria

125th (Transvaal) Siege Battery:  Pretoria These photographs of the South African Heavy Artillery Memorial in Pretoria  (Specifically the 125th (Transvaal) Siege Battery), were taken on 03 June 2012. Special thanks to Carl Hoehler for the  information on where this memorial … Continue reading

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