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Paris
Ville de Paris

Ile-de-France

Place du Trocadéro-et-du-11-Novembre (16e)

Monument á la Gloire de l'Armée française

Monument to the Glory of the French Army

Paul Landowski
1956

Paris /  Monument á la Gloire de l'Armée française   Paris /  Monument á la Gloire de l'Armée française

Description

Sculpture group. A central figure holding a shield with Saint George stands among various soldiers.

Inscription(s)

A LA GLOIRE DE L'ARMEE FRANÇAISE
1914 1918

On the wall:

A NOS HEROS — A NOS MORTS

erige par le comite national
du monument a l'infanterie
fonde en 1936. devenu en 1951
le comite national du monument
a la gloire de l'armee francaise
1914 — 1918

Annotation

Inaugurated 13 May 1956.

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 48°51'45" E 2°17'10"

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