Statues - Hither & Thither

Denmark
Fredericia
Region Syddanmark

Kongens Port

Niels Christian Lunding

København 1795 - Frederiksberg 1871
Danish officer, commander of Fredericia
Andreas Paulsen
1899

Fredericia /  Niels Christian Lunding   Fredericia /  Niels Christian Lunding

Description

Obelisk - 7½ m high - with bronze relief portrait an bronze reliefs of soldiers.

Inscription(s)

fredericias
kommandant
oberst
niels christian
lunding.
rejst til minde om
fredericias heltemodige
forsvar 1849
On the back:

Bronze tablet with text:

konge
og
folk
satte dette
minde
Other texts:

6. juli
1849
stordaad
er historiens eje.

Sculptor

Tags

Location (N 55°34'12" - E 9°46'9")

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Item Code: dk169; Photograph: 23 July 2009  / updated: 4 March 2011
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