Obelisk crowned by the 'coq gaulois' (rooster) and with the inscription PATRIE, and flanked by a kneeling infantryman (with VERDUN on its base) and marine rifleman (with DIXMUDE on its base).
morts pour la France
e la grande guerre
de la guerre 1939-1945
The last lines were added later
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)
- Maurice Ringot (Bergues 1880 - Malo-les-Bains [now Dunkerque] 1951),
French sculptor, best known for his war memorials
Sources & Information
Location (N 50°59'10" - E 2°7'30")
Item Code: frnp052; Photograph: 30 July 2015
Of each statue we made photos from various angles and also detail photos of the various texts.
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