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France
Altorf
Bas-Rhin

Alsace

Place Saint-Cyriaque

Jeanne d'Arc - Monument aux morts

Joan of Arc - War memorial

Saint Jeanne d'Arc (Joan of Arc), The Maid of Orléans (ca. 1412 - 1431)
national heroine of France, beatified in 1909 and canonized in 1920. She led the French army to several important victories during the Hundred Years' War
(Wikipedia)
Schroth
1947

Altorf /  Jeanne d'Arc - Monument aux morts   Altorf /  Jeanne d'Arc - Monument aux morts

Description

Sandstone statue of Joan of Arc with shield and standard.

Inscription(s)

a nos morts
victimes
des guerres
1914-1918
1939-1945

Signed: schroth Sculpt.

Annotation

The monument was destroyed during the Second World War and reconstructed in 1947.

Jeanne d'Arc - Timeline

War memorial - list of names

We have photos of the list(s) of victims on this memorial. Contact us if you want to see these lists.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 48°31'21" E 7°31'47"

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