Memorial to the Brigade du Languedoc - Huningue, Alsace, France
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67
N 47° 35.222 E 007° 35.144
32T E 393663 N 5271371
Quick Description: A memorial honoring the soldiers of the Brigade du Languedoc fallen for the liberation of Huningue.
Location: Alsace, France
Date Posted: 10/13/2011 7:40:29 AM
Waymark Code: WMCV44
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member ištván
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Long Description:
This monument is located just next to the old canal at the bank of the Rhine. It is a marble plate hold by a steel construction.

On the plate there are the coat of arms of Huningue and the emblem of the 80th infantry regiment.

The text: "A la memoire des combattants volontaires de lla Brigade du Languedoc - 80ème R.I. - morts pour la libération de Huningue
30 novembre 1844 - 24 avril 1945
Passant, souviens-toi"

English: "In memory of the voluntary combatants of the Brigade de Languedoc (80th infantry regiment) who died for the liberation of Huningue
November 30 1944 - April 24 1945
Passerby, remember!"
Property Permission: Public

Location of waymark:
Quai du Rhin
Huningue, 68 France

Commemoration: Members of the 80th infantry regiment fallen in Huningue

Date of Dedication: Not listed

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Website for Waymark: Not listed

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