List of War Memorials in India: Complete

List of War Memorials in India: Complete

List of War Memorials in India: The sacrifices made by our Indian Armed Forces Soldiers are paramount and priceless. Every year  our brave hearts lay down their life to protect our motherland from external aggression. Soldiers sacrifice their today so that the rest of us can have a peaceful sleep and have peaceful tommorow. War Memorials in India are located in various parts of the country, to honour the soldiers of Indian Armed Forces. Here is the list of War Memorial in India that you may visit and give tribute to soldiers who made selfless sacrifice to the nation.

List of War Memorials in India

National War Memorial, New Delhi

The National War Memorial is a monument built by the Government of India near India Gate, New Delhi, to honour the soldiers of Indian Armed Forces. National War Memorial is spread over 40 acres of land and is built around the existing chhatri (canopy). It is located near India Gate.

Tawang War Memorial,  Arunachal Pradesh

Tawang War Memorial  is 40- foot high multi-hued memorial, it is dedicated to the war heroes of Sino-India war that took place in the year 1962. It is also known as Namgyal Chorten, the structure is similar to the design of a huge stupa.
Kargil War Memorial Dras
This war memorial is situated on the Srinagar-Leh highway. It  has been built in the memory of the soldiers and officers of the Indian Army who laid down their lives during India-Pakistan conflict in 1999 (Kargil War). The memorial is located in Dras, in the foothills of the Tololing Hill.

Victory at Sea Memorial, Visakhapatnam
This war Memorial was constructed after the Indo-Pak war of 1971. The memorial is dedicated to the  sacrifice made by soldiers of Indian Navy during 1971 Liberation War (of Bangladesh).

National War Memorial, Pune 
National War Memorial, Pune  war memorial in Pune Cantonment dedicated to the post Independence war martyrs. The memorial in Pune is the only war memorial in South Asia that has been erected by the contributions of the citizens.

Shaura Smark, Bhopal

Shaurya Smarak is a war memorial situated at Bhopal. It was inaugurated by the Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi on 14 October 2016. In the park, there is a 62-feet high sculpture rising from the ground called Shaurya Stambh depicting Indian Army, Navy and Air Force.

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1 comment:

  1. As the heading said, that the list should have complete list of war Memorials in India, but here are only 6. After surfing the net I got to know that there are 120 war Memorials. Please provide the rest list.