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Sir Ronald Charles

Lieutenant-General Sir James Ronald Edmonstone Charles KCB CMG DSO (1875-1955), British officer in the Royal Engineers. He liberated Landrecies on November 4th 1918.
(Wikipedia)
E. Mortier
1960

Landrecies /  Sir Ronald Charles   Landrecies /  Sir Ronald Charles

Description

Stone stele with a bronze relief portrait.

Inscription(s)

a la memoire

du
General Sir Ronald CHARLES
Knight
Commander
of the Bath
Knight
Commander
of St Michael
and St George
Officier
de la Legion
d'Honneur
Commandant la 25eme Division
et des 600 Hommes
Tombes au Cours des Combats
de Liberation de la Ville
le 4 Novembre
1918

Signed: E. Mortier

Landrecies / Sir Ronald Charles

Sculptor

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Location (N 50°7'35" - E 3°41'17")

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