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Monument des Territoriaux et des Victimes Civiles 1914-19

Monument to the Régiments d'infanterie territoriale and to the Civil Victims 1914-19

Alexandre Descatoire
1931

Cambrai /  Monument des Territoriaux et des Victimes Civiles 1914-19   Cambrai /  Monument des Territoriaux et des Victimes Civiles 1914-19

Description

Two reliefs from the monument des territoriaux, which was originally a fountain. It was demolished in the 1950s and the reliefs were placed in a new setting.

Cambrai - Monument des Territoriaux et des Victimes Civiles 1914-19

Victims of the war (Women and children)

Cambrai - Monument des Territoriaux et des Victimes Civiles 1914-19

Shooting soldiers

Inscription(s)

AUX TERRITORIAUX TOMBES
A CAMBRAI - 26 AOUT 1914
25ème regt d'infie terle (laval)
44ème regt d'artie terle (le mans)
(84ème division territoriale)

AUX VICTIMES CIVILES
DE LA GUERRE
1914 — 1918

Signature

(both reliefs) a. descatoire

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Locatie (N 50°10'26" - E 3°14'18")

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