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

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