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|Type of a memorial.|
|Used on these elements|
|Documented values: 18|
|Status: de facto|
|Tools for this tag|
This is used in conjunction with historic=memorial to specify which kind of memorial it is.
|memorial||war_memorial|| War memorial - a building, monument, statue or other edifice to celebrate a war or victory, or (predominating in modern times) to commemorate those who died or were injured in a war.
If the memorial can be clearly defined with another value (such as memorial=statue for a war memorial statue), the following tagging can be used: memorial=statue + war_memorial=yes  
|memorial||plaque||A commemorative plaque, i.e. a plate of metal, ceramic, stone, wood, or other material, typically attached to a wall, stone, or other vertical surface.)|
|memorial||Synonym for the preferred memorial=plaque.|
|memorial||blue_plaque||A blue plaque is a sign installed in a public place in the United Kingdom and elsewhere to commemorate a link between that location and a famous person or event, serving as a historical marker.|
|memorial||statue||A statue representing and commemorating a historical person.|
|memorial||bust||bust - like a statue, but only the upper part of the human figure.|
|memorial||stolperstein||Stolperstein, commemorating victims of Nazi extermination or persecution.|
|memorial||stone||A stone with an inscription, picture, or similar.|
|memorial||obelisk||Obelisk. The tag memorial=obelisk should be used only on "small" obelisks. See also man_made=obelisk and its subkeys and for taller ones see historic=monument too.|
|memorial||sculpture||A non figurative sculpture which does not match any of the above categories|
|memorial||ghost_bike||A bicycle painted white in order to remember victims of road accidents, specifically cyclists who lost their lives.|
|memorial||cross||A cross-shaped memorial to commemorate a special event or an incident, typically where one or more people died.|
|memorial||user defined||All commonly used values according to Taginfo|
This table is a wiki template with a default description in English. Editable here.
- memorial:type=stolperstein is used more often in Germany but disputed
- add memorial=* to memorials based on images: MapRoulette challenge.