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Julius Raab

St. Pölten 1891 - Wien 1964
Austrian politician, who served as Federal Chancellor of Austria from 1953 to 1961
(Wikipedia)
Toni Schneider-Manzell
1967

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Description

Relief portrait, JVLIVS RAAB, mounted on a metal grill.

Inscription(s)

Julius Raab
(1891-1964)
Bundeskanzler der Republik
Österreich von 1953 bis 1961

In seiner Amtszeit erreichte er
1955 die Unterzeichnung des
Österreichischen Staatsvertrages
der Österreich wieder die volle
Freiheit brachte

Julius Raab
(1891-1964)
Chancellor of the Republic
of Austria from 1953 to 1961

In his office he accomplished
in 1955 the signing of the
Austrian State Treaty
that gave Austria again full
freedom

On the back of the plate (visible from the Volksgarten side):

alle bitte ich instandig
die rotweissrote fahne
hochzuhalten und
unser schönes
österreich
als einen hort der
freiheit
zu bewahren

All I ask you is
to uphold
the red white red flag
and to preserve
our beautiful
Austria
as a haven of
freedom

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 48°12'28" E 16°21'37"

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