Title: Protecting the Memory
Artist: Timothy Schmalz
Location: Civic Centre Park Queen Street at Maragaret Kitchener, ON
Acquisition Method: Other (donation by the Kitchener Professional Firefighters
This 13-foot memorial sculpture depicts a fire fighting scene encircled in the arc
of angels’ wings. The installation includes inscribed bronze helmets for fallen
firefighters as a lasting tribute to their sacrifice. Commissioned by Kitchener
Professional Fire Fighters Association; donated to the City of Kitchener.