Stone lion on a plinth. On the sides of the plinth are relief portraits, the text 'FELDZUG 1870/71' and the names of the 88 men who took part in the Franco-Prussian war of 1870-71. On the front is the coat of arms.
The portraits are of:
König Ludwig II. von Bayern (München 1845-in the Starnberger See 1886), King of Bavaria, 1864-1886
Kaiser Wilhelm I - (Berlin 1797 - id. 1888), King of Prussia (since 1861) and German Emperor (since 1861)
entw. u. ausgef. e. steiger aschaffenburg
Unveiled 24 September 1911.
War memorial - list of names
We have photos of the list(s) of fallen on this memorial. Contact us if you want to see these lists. (contact form)
German sculptor from Aschaffenburg.