World War 1 Memorial Bronze Doors, St George's Anglican Church


The bronze doors at St George's Anglican Church in the Dorsoduro district of Venice are designated an an official memorial to the British servicemen who died on the Italian front and at sea in the First World War.  Venice in Peril Fund has pledged £3000 from supporters in this anniversary year.  The doors were cast from two cannons provided by the War Council in London, one dating from the Crimean War and a larger gun dated 1795.  

 

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