Short Strand Casualties

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Address: Flanking St. Matthew's Chapel, Short Strand.
Commemorating: Deceased members from the St. Matthew's Parish.
Commissioned by: Not known.
Date unveiled: 2000
Notes: This is the only memorial to the casualties of the conflict found so far within the grounds of a religious building, both Catholic and Protestant.

Stone celtic cross with the inscription: “Jubilee Iubhaile A.D. 2000 This memorial cross is dedicated to the memory of all the deceased members from St. Matthew’s Parish especially those who died as a result of the conflict in our country. Always remembered with love and respect by their families, friends and parishioners. Mary Queen of Peace, pray for us. (Irish translation follows). May they all rest in peace. (Irish translation follows)”.