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France
Le Cateau-Cambrésis
Nord

Nord - Pas-de-Calais

Rue des Poilus de la Grande Guerre
(Parc Fénelon)

Monument aux morts de 1914-18

War Memorial 1914-18

Jean-Georges Achard
Andro Fondeur (Paris)
1923

Le Cateau-Cambrésis /  Monument aux morts de 1914-18   Le Cateau-Cambrésis /  Monument aux morts de 1914-18

Description

Bronze sculpture showing a mourning France (as a woman with flag and laurel wreath), with in front of her a dead soldier. On the back side a relief showing a battle with a tank.

Inscription(s)

aux
ENFANTS du CATEAU
MORTS
POUR LA PATRIE
1914 - 1918

Signed: J.G. Achard 1923 (3x)
andro Fondeur Paris

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Locatie (N 50°6'24" - E 3°32'29")

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