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The Knotted Gun. This is located in Turtle Bay, New York, USA. This pro-peace sculpture is by Swedish artist Carl Fredrik Reuterswärd, designed in late 1980 and inspired by the shooting death of his pal, John Lennon.

War Memorial Statue in Bayeux, Normandy, France    This statue recalling the 2nd world War is at the centre of a road junction in Bayeux. A modern office block rises incongruously behind.   Bayeux was the first major town to be liberated in June 1944.

War Memorial Statue in Bayeux, Normandy, France. This statue recalling the world War is at the centre of a road junction in Bayeux. A modern office block rises incongruously behind. Bayeux was the first major town to be liberated in June

Lest We Forget - The National War Memorial in Confederation Square, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada | by Derek Mellon, via 500px

Lest We Forget - The National War Memorial in Confederation Square, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. A very moving statue

✯ Memorial to the Navajo Code Talkers from World War II - Arizona State Capitol Mall ✯

✯ Memorial to the Navajo Code Talkers from World War II - Arizona State Capitol Mall ✯ An amazing achievement. I learned the other day that the Navajo were not able to vote until And that makes the devotion of these men even more meaningful and humbling.

African-American Civil War Memorial, 1925 Vermont Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001

The African American Civil War Memorial in Washington DC honors the service and sacrifices of those individuals who played their part in helping their people and their country.

Shoe Sculpture on the Danube - Budapest    During World War II, the Arrow Cross (Hungarian Fascists) would take Jews from the Budapest ghetto down to the Danube River and shoot them so that they would fall into the river. These shoes (bronze but in the style of that era) are lined up along the Embankment, not far from the location of the Hungarian Parliament.

Shoe Sculpture on the Danube - Budapest During World War II, the Arrow Cross (Hungarian Fascists) would take Jews from the Budapest ghetto down to the Danube River and shoot them so that they would fall into the river. These shoes (bronze but in the st

Walker Hancock, Angel of the Resurrection (1950-52), Pennsylvania Railroad World War II Memorial, Phila., Pa. - Hancock was one of the World War II, “Monuments Men”, who rescued innumerable works of art from the Nazis.

Walker Hancock, sculptor_ Angel of the Resurrection Pennsylvania Railroad World War II Memorial, Phila. - Hancock was one of the World War II, “Monuments Men”.

The Kindertransport (children transport) sculpture stands outside Liverpool Street railway station, in central London, as a memorial to the 10,000 Jewish children who escaped to England from Nazi occupied Europe during World War II.

The Kindertransport (children transport) sculpture stands outside Liverpool Street railway station, in central London, as a memorial to the Jewish children who escaped to England from Nazi occupied Europe during World War II. Such a Beautiful Sculpture