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France
Sélestat
Bas-Rhin

Alsace

Boulevard du Maréchal Foch 1

Maréchal Ferdinand Foch

(Tarbes 1851 - Paris 1929)
French soldier, military theorist, and writer, served as general in the French army during World War I and was made Marshal of France in 1918
(Wikipedia)
(artist?)
1929

Sélestat /  Maréchal Ferdinand Foch   Sélestat /  Maréchal Ferdinand Foch

Description

Bronze plaque with a portrait of Foch with in the background Séléstat and the Vosges.

Sélestat - Maréchal Ferdinand Foch

Inscription(s)

hommage
au

MARECHAL FOCH
1851-1929

au dessus de l'individu il y a: la nation,
au dessus de l'homme: la morale,
au dessus de la guerre: la paix

foch.

Cette plaque fut apposée le 12 Mai 1929
jour de la Fête Nationale de Jeanne d'Arc

Sculptor

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Location (N 48°15'30" - E 7°27'0")

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