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Outside the church:
|The window above the high altar is a memorial to World War I; the bottom row shows Joan of Arc, Mary, Jesus with weeping angels, Mary Magdalene, James, and St. Martin of Tours.|
|At the west end of the Great South Aisle is St. George's Chapel, the memorial to The Royal Leicestershire Regiment, also "The Tigers" (the name taken by the Leicester football team). This is an immense memorial that includes several wars.|
The dead from World War I are listed on the brass plaques below the large granite tablets, which list the dead of the Boer War.
|This cross was taken from the burning
cathedral in Ypres by a member of the Regiment|
|Nothing was better than this dog, seen mid-air (lower right) as he wheels around on the white ball he was about to catch (it's by his right back leg). He raced after it and snatched it out of the air almost every time, then hauled it back to his friend and waited eagerly to tear after it again.|
This small memorial to women who died in World War II seems to be
stone is at the top of Peace Walk.
Looking down Peace Walk.
Near the London Road entrance to the park is this memorial to men of the 82nd Airborne Division who were stationed at Leicester before D-Day.
The gates to the park were given in honor of the mayoress in 1914.
The house of Tanky Smith, the Leicester detective famous for his disguises, some of them commemorated on the facade.