Statues - Hither & Thither

Switzerland
Lausanne
Vaud

Quai de Belgique

Général Henri Guisan

Mézières VD 1874 - Pully 1960
Swiss army officer, General of the Swiss Army during World War II.
(Wikipedia)
Otto Charles Bänninger
F. Amici (Mendrisio)
1957

Lausanne /  Général Henri Guisan   Lausanne /  Général Henri Guisan

Description

Bronze equestrian statue.

Inscription(s)

GENERAL HENRI GUISAN
COMMANDANT EN CHEF DE L'ARMEE SUISSE 1939-1945
COURAGE ET CONFIANCE RÜTLI 25. 7. 1940
LE PEUPLE SUISSE
RECONNAISSANT

DAS DANKBARE
SCHWEIZER VOLK

IL POPOLO SVIZZERO
RICONOSCENTE

Signature

fond. bronzart f. amici mendrisio

Lausanne - Général Henri Guisan

Sculptor

Sources & Information

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Location (N 46°30'25" - E 6°37'46")

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