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Équeurdreville-Hainneville
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Monument aux morts de 1914-18

War Memorial 1914-18

Émilie Rolez
1931

Équeurdreville-Hainneville /  Monument aux morts de 1914-18   Équeurdreville-Hainneville /  Monument aux morts de 1914-18

Description

Stone statue of a widow with two children.

Inscription(s)

QUE MAUDITE SOIT LA GUERRE

aux enfants d'équeurdreville
morts
pendant la guerre
1914 - 1918


et
guerre
1939-1945

Signature

emilie rolez sculpr 1931

Annotation

One of the few pacifistic war memorials in France. The monument was an initiative of mayor Hippolyte Mars.

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)

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location (N 49°38'59" - W 1°39'18")

Item Code: frbn114; Photograph: 7 August 2015
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