Statue of Victory in The New Jersey World War !! Memorial

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2009-07-16

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The theme for New Jersey's World War II Memorial is Victory. The central sculptural element, named Lady Victory symbolically encompasses the greatness of this effort and the grace and courage of the WWII Generation.Designed to capture the courage and grace of the World War II generation, Lady Victory wields a sword in her left hand and holds high a wreath of peace in her right. As she strides forward, her left foot crushes the swastika flag of Nazi Germany with her right upon the rising sun flag of Imperial Japan.

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Statue of Victory, New Jersey's World War II Memorial, World War II Memorial, Veterans Memorial, World War II, American History, History, Trenton, New Jersey State House, Mercer County, The Delaware Region, New Jersey, NJ, Jersey, The Garden State

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