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Siegessäule

Victory Column

War Memorial 1864, 1866 and 1870-71
Gustav Willgohs
1874

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Description

20 m high column with on top a statue of Megalopolis, the allegorical figure representing Mecklenburg in the form of a woman in armour with sword and laurel wreath.

War memorial - list of names

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

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Location (N 53°37'32" - E 11°24'57")

Item Code: demv196; Photograph: 5 August 2016
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