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Battle Memorial, Stanley

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Overlooking Stanley Harbour, Battle Memorial serves as a reminder of the Battle of the Falkland Islands. British forces destroyed German invaders to prevent the capture of this colony in 1914. An annual ceremony is held here every December 8 in remembrance of this fierce battle. An information plaque describes in detail the clash between two powerful enemies. Make Battle Memorial a centerpiece of your Stanley vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Stanley trip builder.
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  • The Falkland Islands are out in the Atlantic Ocean and it's amazing that anyone stumbled upon them in the first place. No trees, lots of peat bogs and lots of sheep, only 3000 inhabitants, most of Bri...  more »
  • Can be seen walking around the edge of the city, pays tribute to military personnel of the war of 1982. Quick tour for photos!
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  • The setting for this monument to the all too recent conflict between Britain and Argentina, is stark and poignant. If you come to Falkland Islands, do visit the site.  more »