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Monument aux Morts de 1914-18

War Memorial 1914-18

Arthur Guéniot
E. Godard (Paris)
1922

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Description

Bronze statue of a soldier and a sailor.

Inscription(s)

avx
dinannais
morts
POVR la FRANCE

Signed: arthur GUENIOT 1921
e-d godard
et Cie / fondeurs Paris

Annotation

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.

Dinan / Monument aux Morts 1914-1918

War memorial - list of names

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Sculptor

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Location (N 48°27'22" - W 2°2'56")

Item Code: frbr060; Photograph: 28 May 2012
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