Women of World War II Memorial, London

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The Monument to the Women of World War II is a British national war memorial situated on Whitehall in London, to the north of the Cenotaph. It was sculpted by John W. Mills, unveiled by Queen Elizabeth II and dedicated by Baroness Boothroyd in July 2005.


Fundraising was conducted by a charitable trust set up for the purpose of establishing a memorial, with the National Heritage Memorial Fund donating towards the project. Baroness Boothroyd also raised money on the game show Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?.
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  • A great monument close to Trafalgar Square in Whitehall, it's worth a minute to pause for their input and sacrifice during this time.  more »
  • Unveiled in 2005 by the Queen, this is a very evocative memorial that reminds us of the many roles women played in helping to win WW II. While it is one of many memorials along Whitehall, I feel that....  more »
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  • What a brilliant idea to have a statue in the middle of a street to help raise awareness. Was beautiful! Well done!
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