Combined World War I & II Memorial - Montigny-le-Tilleul - Belgique
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PaulLassiter
N 50° 22.742 E 004° 22.810
31U E 598130 N 5581685
Quick Description: [FR] Monument dédié aux habitants de la commune.[EN] Monument dedicated to the inhabitants of the municipality.
Location: Hainaut, Belgium
Date Posted: 6/7/2019 9:24:17 AM
Waymark Code: WM10PKT
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions
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Long Description:
[FR]

Une stèle d'hommages aux habitants morts durant les deux guerres mondiales, est érigée près de l'hôtel de ville de Montigny-le-Tilleul.

Avec deux palmes, symbole chrétien du martyre signifie le deuil, des gravures sont présents sur la colonne faites de pierres bleues :

A NOS HÉROS
1914 - 1918 / 1940 - 1945

[EN]

A stele of tributes to the inhabitants who died during the two world wars is erected near the town hall of Montigny-le-Tilleul.

With two palms, Christian symbol of martyrdom means mourning, engravings are present on the column made of blue stones:

TO OUR HEROES
1914 - 1918 / 1940 - 1945
Type of Memorial: Multi-War Memorial

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only):
1914 - 1918 1940 - 1945


In Honor Of: Inhabitants died of the city

Marker Text:
it's engraved on the stele : "A NOS HÉROS / 1914 - 1918 / 1940 - 1945"


Date of dedication: 2016

Who Put it Here?: municipality of Montigny-le-Tilleul

Description of Memorial:
The column is erected near the Town Hall, opposite St. Martin's Church.


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