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France
Quiévrechain
Nord

Nord - Pas-de-Calais

Rue Jean Mermoz

Monument aux morts de 1914-18

War Memorial 1914-18


Fonderie Leduc
1921/22

Quiévrechain /  Monument aux morts de 1914-18   Quiévrechain /  Monument aux morts de 1914-18

Description

Statue of a soldier of the First World War with gun and laurel wreath.

Inscription(s)

QUIEVRECHAIN
a ses
Heroiques Enfants
Morts pour la France
1914 - 1918
1939 - 1945

Ils ont bien Merite de la Patrie

Signed: Offert / par la fonderie Leduc / exectute par / .....

Annotation

The monument includes several plaques with the fallen soldiers and civilians of the First World War (1914-1918), the Second World War (1939-1945), in Indo Chine as well as the civilian victims of the explosion of the ammunition depot in Blanc-Misseron on 1 June 1918.

War memorial - list of names

We have photos of the list(s) of fallen on this memorial. Contact us if you want to see these lists. (contact form)

Tags

Location N 50°23'51" E 3°40'10"

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Item Code: frnp001; Photograph: 23 May 2011
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