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Monument aux morts

War Memorial

Joseph Gérard
c. 1923

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Description

Monument with at the front a mourning widow and two children with flowers and a laurel wreath, before them the text a nos morts pour la PATRIE. At the sides are a soldier and a civilian. On the back side is a roaring lion.

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The model for the mourning widow was Gérard's wife Fanny Tasquin.

Signature

Jos. Gérard

War memorial - list of names

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Location (N 50°36'11" - E 5°51'20")

Item Code: belg059; Photograph: 11 April 2017
Of each statue we made photos from various angles and also detail photos of the various texts.
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