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War Memorial

Mahnmal für die Gefallenen und Vermissten beider Weltkriege
Memorial to the Fallen and missing in the two World Wars
Wilhelm Hanebal
1961

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Description

Stone (diabase) sculpture of St. George and the dragon.
St. George (ca. 275/281 - 303), Roman soldier from Syria Palaestina and a priest in the Guard of Diocletian, one of the Fourteen Holy Helpers. He is immortalized in the tale of Saint George and the Dragon (Wikipedia)

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die
TOTEN
MAHNEN

Sculptor

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Location (N 51°23'39" - E 8°34'1")

Item Code: denw201; Photograph: 14 September 2012
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