For All Our Guardians


This is a KNITTING pattern for knitted soldier in front of a cross.  The perfect military memorial!

  • Height of cross + platform: 37cm/14.5inch
  • Height of each soldier: 26cm/10.2inch


If you are looking for a crochet version of this, then you can find it here: For The Fallen Armed Forces crochet pattern – Craftygenesindonesia

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I added a donation option at the request of many of my wonderful customers.

This is a knitting pattern, not a crochet pattern!

The whole set is made with 4ply milk cotton yarn or Scheepjes Softfun yarn and 2.5mm straight + also double pointed knitting needles and 3mm knitting needle for casting on and casting off.

You will need these colors: (the numbers between the brackets are the Scheepjes Softfun yarn colors)

  • Skin color (2466) 50-70m/ 55-75yd
  • White (2412) 30-50m/ 35-55yd
  • Grey (2530) 200-220m/ 220-240yd
  • Navy-blue (2401) 85-105m/ 95-115yd
  • Blue (2626) 90-110m/ 100-120yd
  • Light blue: (2603) 15-25m/ 15-25yd
  • Black (2408) 15-25m/ 15-25yd
  • Red (2410) 25-45m/ 25-50yd
  • Moss or light green (2606) 15-25m/ 15-25yd
  • Brown (2633 or 2635) 60-80m/ 65-85yd
  • Darker brown (2491) 20-40m/ 20-45yd
  • Dark brown (2623) 120-140m/ 130-155yd
  • Beige (2470): 15-25m/ 15-25yd


You will also need: a stitch holder, stuffing, stitch markers, pencil, scissors, glue, ruler, 5mm thick cardboard, 1.5mm STIFF aluminum wire, tapestry needle, one 10mm black flat back safety eye, 30x35mm LED candle


This pattern is a written pattern with lots of pictures to help you.  If you still have questions, please send me a message at: [email protected]


**This pattern is for personal use only and there is a COPYRIGHT on it. The pattern therefore may NOT be copied, sold, resold, translated, claimed as your design, distributed, shared, published, posted online... in any form without my consent. Not even part of it!!!


**You can sell the soldiers set in small quantities BUT NOT THE PATTERN ITSELF! Please mention that the pattern is by Craftygenesindonesia and where it can be purchased


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