Statues - Hither & Thither

Portugal
Ponta Delgada
(Fr. de São José)
São Miguel (ilha)

Reg. Aut. dos Açores

Avenida Infante Dom Henrique
(Forte de São Brás)

Monumento aos Marinheiros Portugueses

Monument to the Portuguese Sailors

Portuguese Navy WWI memorial
Diogo de Macedo
1935

Ponta Delgada /  Monumento aos Marinheiros Portugueses

Description

The monument against the wall of the Forte de São Brás consists of the coat of arms of Portugal with the text GRANDE GUERRA A.D. 1914-1918, flanked by a Portuguese sailor and a mariner. Below the coat of arms the text AOS MARINHEIROS PORTUGUESES.

Ponta Delgada - Monumento aos Marinheiros Portugueses Ponta Delgada - Monumento aos Marinheiros Portugueses

Ponta Delgada - Monumento aos Marinheiros Portugueses

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Location (N 37°44'11" - W 25°40'22")

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