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Kriegerehrenmal 1914-18 und 1939-45

War Memorial 1914-18 and 1939-45

Jakob Wilhelm Fehrle

Schwäbisch Gmünd /  Kriegerehrenmal 1914-18 und 1939-45   Schwäbisch Gmünd /  Kriegerehrenmal 1914-18 und 1939-45


Statue of St. Michael on a high column. On the column soldiers and texts


1914-1918 sind
670 Söhne unserer
Stadt Gmünd für
Deutschland gefallen

1939-1945 gaben
über 1000 Gmünder
ihr Leben für die Heimat


j.w. fehrle bildhauer – v. hörner erzgiesser- schw. gmünd 1935

Saint Michael and the dragon

The motif of Michael and the dragon appears in Michael's fight with Samael in the Assumption of Moses, a Jewish apocryphal work.
The characteristic difference with the other dragonslayer saint George is that Michael as an angel is always depicted with wings.


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Locatie (N 48°48'4" - E 9°47'48") (Satellite view: Google Maps)

Item Code: debw041; Photograph: 6 September 2010  / updated: 5 March 2011
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