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France
Saint-Éloy-les-Mines
Puy-de-Dôme

Auvergne

Place Michel Duval

Monument aux morts de 1914-18

War Memorial 1914-18

Jean-Bernard Descomps
1921

Saint-Éloy-les-Mines /  Monument aux morts de 1914-18   Saint-Éloy-les-Mines /  Monument aux morts de 1914-18

Description

Statue of a soldier on a basalt pedestal with list of names of victims (those of World War II and other wars added) and a bronze rooster standing in front of it.

Inscription(s)

aux morts
de la guerre
1914-1918

Signed: Jean Bernard Descomps 1921

Saint-Éloy-les-Mines / Monument aux morts de 1914-18

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 46°9'40" E 2°50'5"

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