Marble statue of Wilhelm Tell with his bow.
Offert a la Suisse
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recvrent les Soldats Français
érigé en 1901
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In 1902, Daniel Illfa Osiris (1828-1907), patron of Paris and officer of the Legion of Honor, donated the City of Lausanne this statue of William Tell, in memory of the home for soldiers of the army of Bourbaki interned in Switzerland in 1871.
- Marius Jean Antonin Mercié (Toulouse 1845 - Paris 1916),
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Location (N 46°31'12" - E 6°37'36")
Item Code: chvd039; Photograph: 2 June 2013
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