Pillar of Strength Monument – Doves for Fallen Officers

Behrends Group Cast Plaques, Monument Signs, Parks and Recreation Signs

The Pillar of Strength is a permanent monument at the grounds of the Alberta legislature. It recognizes the ultimate sacrifices made by fallen officers. The names listed on the pillar are sworn Alberta peace officers who were killed in the line of duty since 1876. Designed by world renowned designer Wei Yew.  Behrends cast the bronze bowl that holds the … Read More

Alan Campbell Memorial

Behrends Group Cast Plaques, Graves & Memorials

Alan Campbell was a fun loving man with a large loving family. Al was a well known and respected machine shop owner of Campbell Industries Ltd. and he was active in the Ottewell Community. Al also enjoyed many outdoor activities with his friends and family. He will be missed. Al’s memorial marker is a testament to who he was as … Read More

Royal Canadian Navy Centennial Monument

Behrends Group Cast Plaques, Graves & Memorials, Plaques and Awards, War Memorials

Monumentalizing important moments in history for future generations to understand and appreciate is one of the most satisfying parts of our work. We’ve worked frequently with the National Capital Commission, and helping them commemorate more than 100 years of Canada’s Navy was an honour and a pleasure. We were commissioned to cast a bronze interpretive plaque for the monument, which … Read More

Replica of Beaumont-Hamel Memorial Wall

Behrends Group Cast Plaques, Monument Signs, War Memorials

When renowned sculptor Morgan MacDonald approached us to help him replicate the Beaumont-Hamel plaques in France for a commission from the City of St. Johns, we had no idea what we were getting ourselves into. The Beaumont-Hamel plaques exist as a monument to the WWI Newfoundland Forces Missing with No Known Graves, and the fine folks of St. Johns wanted … Read More

Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry 100th Anniversary

Behrends Group Cast Plaques, Graves & Memorials, Monument Signs, Plaques and Awards, War Memorials

For the past 60 years Behrends has been privileged to work on projects for the Canadian Army and many of their different units to create lasting tributes for our Canadian Soldiers. One of our most recent projects was for the Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry, PPCLI. This beautiful tribute is located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada in the Village at Greisbach. … Read More

The Saskatchewan War Memorial

Behrends Group Cast Plaques, Graves & Memorials, Plaques and Awards, War Memorials

The Saskatchewan War Memorial is located on Memorial Way in the Legislative grounds in Regina, Saskatchewan. The project started in 1988 and holds the names of the brave men and women of Saskatchewan who perished in service to their country. Every year or so Behrends is asked to manufacture additional bronze plaques to the memorial in Regina. These plaques go … Read More