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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
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Description

Stone statue of Jeanne d'Arc as a virgin warrior in armour, standing with her both hands holding a standard.

Inscription(s)

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

With lists of victims on the other sides.

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

Tags

Location (N 48°11'13" - E 7°23'54")

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Item Code: fral090; Photograph: 16 April 2012
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