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Les trois frères Le Goff et Funérailles en Bretagne

The Three Le Goff Brothers and Funeral in Brittany

Memorial for
  1. élie Le Goff (Saint-Brieuc 1881 - Boezinge, Belgium 1915)
  2. Paul Le Goff (Saint-Brieuc 1883 - Boezinge, Belgium 1915)
  3. Henri Le Goff (Saint-Brieuc 1887 - Monthairon Le Petit, Meuse, 1918)
Élie Le Goff père & Paul Le Goff
1912-20

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Description

Portrait medallion of the three brothers Le Goff, from left to right élie, Paul, and Henri. Below them a palm branch with text "in memorial".


The Le Goff brothers on the St. Brieuc war memorial

Below the portrait is a granite relief sculpted by élie Le Goff after a composition in plaster by his son Paul. It shows a chapel porch, where three generations of women dressed in widow coats are leaving.

Saint-Brieuc - Les trois frères Le Goff et Funérailles en Bretagne Saint-Brieuc - Les trois frères Le Goff et Funérailles en Bretagne

Inscription(s)

Á La Mémoire Des Trois Frères LE GOFF
morts pour la France
1914 — 1918

Signed: E. Le Goff.

Granite relief:

FUNéRAILLES EN BRETAGNE
OEuvre de Paul Le GOFF
traduction par son pere
DON de L'ETAT

Sculptors

Sources & Information

Tags

  • Country: France
  • Cemetery (France)
  • Le Goff, Élie (jr.)
  • LeGoff, Henri
  • LeGoff, Paul
  • Le Goff père, Élie
  • Le Goff, Paul
  • Sculptor
  • War Memorial (France - WWI)
  • Locatie (N 48°31'5" - W 2°45'6")

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