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Kriegerdenkmal 1870-71

War Memorial 1870-71

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Detern /  Kriegerdenkmal 1870-71   Detern /  Kriegerdenkmal 1870-71

Description

Monument with a statue of Germania with a sword in her hand and keeping a crown in her outstretched right hand. On the pedestal texts, a laurel wreath with a cross and the letter W.

Detern - Kriegerdenkmal 1870-71 Detern - Kriegerdenkmal 1870-71

Inscription(s)

1870-71
Jhren
Soehnen
die
Gemeinde
Detern

Weisenburg.
Woerth.
Spicheren.
Mezières.
Vionville.
Gravelotte.
Sedan.

Orléans.
Beaune la Rolande.
Le Mans.
Strassburg.
Metz.
Belfort.
Paris.

(two crosses guns)

Mit Gott
für
Kaiser Koenig
und
Vaterland

Signature

(pedestal) B. Nanninga Leer

War memorial - list of names

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Sculptor

Tags

Location (N 53°12'37" - E 7°40'30")

Item Code: dens253; Photograph: 29 April 2014
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