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France
Avranches
Manche

Basse-Normandie

Place Carnot  
(église Notre Dame des Champs)

Jeanne d'Arc bergère - Monument aux Morts

Joan of Arc shepherdess - War Memorial

Saint Jeanne d'Arc (Joan of Arc), The Maid of Orléans (ca. 1412 - 1431)
national heroine of France, beatified in 1909 and canonized in 1920. She led the French army to several important victories during the Hundred Years' War
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Description

Statue of Jeanne d'Arc listening to her voices, next to her is a sheep.

Inscription(s)

a ses enfants
morts pour la patrie
1914 † 1918
la paroisse
de n.d. des champs

Jeanne d'Arc - Timeline

War memorial - list of names

We have photos of the list(s) of victims on this memorial. Contact us if you want to see these lists.

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 48°41'4" W 1°21'48"

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