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France
Villers-sur-Mer
Calvados

Basse-Normandie

Rue de l'église  
(église Saint-Martin)

Autel de Jeanne d'Arc

Joan of Arc Altar

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)

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Description

Altar with on the top a statue of Jeanne d'Arc, in the central part two reliefs:

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Location (N 49°19'14" - W 0°0'23")

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