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France
Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines
Haut-Rhin

Alsace

Place du Maréchal Foch

Monument aux morts

War memorial

Georges Muhlenbeck
1925

Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines /  Monument aux morts   Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines /  Monument aux morts

Description

Monument with on the front a bronze relief of allegorical women representing Alsace and Lorraine with in the background the sun over the Vosges, where the Haut-Koenigsbourg and the three castles of Riquewihr are visible; on thethree others sides bronze plaques with names of victims,

Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines - Monument aux morts
coat of arms on the back side

Inscription(s)

A NOS MORTS

1914 1918

Signed: Muhlenbeck

Annotation

The Memorial was 23 August 1925. The project was carried out by the municipal architect P. Colot (or Collot), the sculptor Paul Brutschi of Ribeauvillé and sculptor G. Muhlenbeck, who made the bronze plaques.

War memorial - list of names

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Sculptor

Sources & Information

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Location (N 48°14'40" - E 7°10'46")

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