Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Ansbach
Stadt Ansbach

Bayern

Brauhausstraße

Ulanen-Denkmal

Uhlans Monument

(artist?)
Kunstgießerei Lenz (Nürnberg)
1963

Ansbach /  Ulanen-Denkmal   Ansbach /  Ulanen-Denkmal

Description

Bronze equestrian statue of an uhlan.
On the sockle three monograms with the year 1814-1867, 1863-1919, and 1920-1934.

Inscription(s)

1863-1919

zur hundertjahrfeier
der regimentsgründung
die alten königsulanen
und kameraden de
bayer. reiterregiments 17
in dankbarkeit
ihrer alten garnisonstadt
ansbach
a.d. mcmlxiii

kb2 ulanen-rgt. könig:
1866
1870-1871
erster weltkrieg:
1914-1919
lagarde + soloki + toboli
rückmarsch aus der krim
bayer. reiter-rgt. 17
zweiter weltkrieg
1939-1945

Annotation

The monument commemorates the 2nd Uhlans-Regiment 'King', whose garrison was stationed in Ansbach from 1863-1919.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 49°18'19" E 10°34'18"

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