Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Burg bei Magdeburg
Lkr. Jerichower Land

Sachsen-Anhalt

Schulstraße 12  
(Clausewitz-Erinnerungsstätte)

Carl von Clausewitz

Burg bei Magdeburg 1780 - Breslau 1831
German-Prussian soldier and military theorist who stressed the 'moral' (in modern terms, psychological) and political aspects of war
(Wikipedia)
(artist?)
2000

Burg bei Magdeburg /  Carl von Clausewitz   Burg bei Magdeburg /  Carl von Clausewitz

Description

Stele with bronze plaque with relief portrait, and the name CARL v. CLAUSEWITZ and the dates 1780 - 1831.

Annotation

The memorial is on the courtyard of the reconstructed Clausewitz' birth house, since 2000 Clausewitz-Erinnerungsstätte, and only accessible during opening hours. It is however clearly visible from the Große Brahmstraße.

Burg bei Magdeburg - Carl von Clausewitz

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 52°16'17" E 11°51'44"

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