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France
Caen
Calvados

Basse-Normandie

Place de la Résistance

Jeanne d'Arc

Joan of Arc

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)
Joseph Ebstein
1931/1964

Caen /  Jeanne d'Arc   Caen /  Jeanne d'Arc

Description

Gilded equestrian statue.

Inscription(s)

A
JEANNE d'ARC

oran 1931

caen 1964

cette statue
a ete erigee a oran
en l'honneur de jeanne d'arc
le 10 mai 1931
cette statue
donnee a la ville de caen
a ete solennellement inauguree
le 10 mai 1964

Jeanne d'Arc - Timeline

Caen / Jeanne d'Arc

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 49°10'50" W 0°21'19"

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