Bronze statue of a soldier and a sailor.
POVR la FRANCE
Signed: arthur GUENIOT 1921
e-d godard et Cie / fondeurs Paris
Inaugurated 24 September 1922. The sculptor originally wanted a third character, a woman symbolizing Victory and keeping a laurel wreath above the two soldiers. However, the subscription did not produce enough money, and the project had to be reduced.
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)
- Arthur Guéniot (Bournezeau en Vendée 1866 - Vitry-le-François 1951),
Sources & Information
Location (N 48°27'22" - W 2°2'56")
Item Code: frbr060; Photograph: 28 May 2012
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