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Joseph Pobéguin

Cléguérec 1853 - Sahara 1881
participant of the Flatters expedition
died after a fight with the Touareg
Joseph Le Goff & Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi
Avoiron et Clement
1882

Cleguérec /  Joseph Pobéguin   Cleguérec /  Joseph Pobéguin

Description

Granite column with a a bronze portrait medallion of Pobéguin and on top a statue of libery. The monument was designed by the architect édouard Deperthes.

Cleguégérec - Joseph Pobéguin Cleguégérec - Joseph Pobéguin

Inscription(s)

a
jh pobeguin
mal des logis
au 3 spahis
membre de la
mission flatters
ne
a
cleguerec
2 8bre
1853
mort
au
sahara
31 mars
1881
eleve
avec
le concours
de l'etat
de la commune
de
ses amis
de ses
admirateurs
du 3e spahis
et des eleves
du
lycee de pontivy

7bre 1882

Signed: (statue) bartholdi Sculpteur
avoiron et clement fondeur

Sculptors

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Location (N 48°7'26" - W 3°4'11")

Item Code: frbr106; Photograph: 30 May 2012
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