Statues - Hither & Thither

France
Art-sur-Meurthe
Meurthe-et-Moselle

Lorraine

Rue du 18 Juin

Charles de Gaulle

(Lille 1890 - Colombey-les-Deux-Églises 1970)
President of France 1959-1969
(Wikipedia)
Albert de Jaeger
1990

Art-sur-Meurthe /  Charles de Gaulle   Art-sur-Meurthe /  Charles de Gaulle

Description

Plaque with small portrait medallion of De Gaulle, which is a reduced copy of the medallion in Nancy.

Inscription(s)

la France a perdu
une bataille
mais la France n'a pas
perdu la guerre

londres le 18 juin 1940
CHARLES de GAULLE
commemoration du cinquantenaire a art/meurthe
18 juin 1990

The small portrait is signeda de jaeger
tha plaque is signed c. pawlak m

Annotation

The plaque refers to De Gaulle's appeal of 18 June 1940.

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 48°39'23" E 6°15'55"

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Item Code: frlo117; Photograph: 15 June 2011
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