Granite statue of a mourning couple in regional dress and a helmet of their lost son, inaugurated 31 August 1924. On the socle are four reliefs, showing the four stages of a soldier's life:
1. Les adieux / The Farewell
2. Le départ du train pour le front / Departure by train to the front
3. Le combat dans une tranchée / Fighting in the trenches
4. Les tombes dans un espace boisé / Soldiers' graves in the woods
(reliefs) H. Gouzien 1923
Chapal Fondeur / Auray
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)
- Henri Gouzien (Kéryado, Morbihan 1889 - ?),
Sources & Information
Location (N 47°52'30" - W 3°1'11")
Item Code: frbr091; Photograph: 30 May 2012
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