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Place Dominique Martin Dupuy

Dominique-Martin Dupuy

Toulouse 1767 - Cairo, Egypt 1798
French revolutionary general of brigade
(Wikipedia)
Bernard Griffoul-Dorval
1834

Toulouse /  Dominique-Martin Dupuy   Toulouse /  Dominique-Martin Dupuy

Description

Column (19.2 m high) with on the top a gilded bronze statue of winged "Dame Tholose". At the base a relief portrait of and texts. On the corners griffons.

Inscription(s)

à
DUPUY
et
AUX BRAVES
de
la 32me demi brigade
morts au champ d'honneur
ARMÉE D'ORIENT
SOUMISSION DE CAIRE
j'ai perdu un ami
et la france
un de ses plus généreux défenseurs
ARMÉE D'ITALIE
COMBAT DE LONATO
j'etais tranquille,
la 32me était là
Signed: (marble portrait): Griffoul-Dorval / fecit 1833
(the four griffons) Griffoul-Dorval / fecit 1829
(base of the column) fonderies de terre-noire

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Location (N 43°36'0" - E 1°27'13")

Item Code: frmp039; Photograph: 2 September 2011
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