Carillon AMVETS (Bony, Hauts-de-France, France)
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LeBourguignon
N 49° 59.175 E 003° 12.780
31U E 515269 N 5537123
Quick Description: [FR] Carillon AMVETS situé à Bony. [EN] AMVETS chime located in Bony.
Location: Hauts-de-France, France
Date Posted: 6/13/2020 11:45:02 AM
Waymark Code: WM12M18
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
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Long Description:
[FR] Carillon AMVETS situé à Bony.
L'association AMVETS en collaboration avec la Fondation "Robert R. Mc Cormick" a dédié ce carillon, tel un mémorial vivant, aux vétérans américains qui ont fait le sacrifice suprême pour la Liberté.
Le carillon a été installé dans le Cimetière Américain de la Somme le 2 juin 1996.
Une citation dit que "Alors que ces cloches sonnent ... un repos mort honoré ... la liberté vit".
[EN] AMVETS chime located in Bony.
The AMVETS association in collaboration with the "Robert R. Mc Cormick" Foundation dedicated this carillon, like a living memorial, to American veterans who made the supreme sacrifice for Freedom.
The carillon was installed in the American Cemetery of the Somme on June 2, 1996.
A quote says that "As these bells ring... honored dead rest ... freedom lives".
Type of Site: AMVETS Post

Post Number and/or Name: Somme American Cemetery

Address:
D57
BONY, Aisne France
02420


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