Monument aux morts - Templeuve-en-Pévèle, France
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N 50° 31.500 E 003° 10.000
31U E 511814 N 5597018
Quick Description: EN - Monument dedicated to the inhabitants of the town of Templeuve-en-Pévèle FR - Monument dédié aux habitants de la ville de Templeuve-en-Pévèle.
Location: Hauts-de-France, France
Date Posted: 1/9/2021 10:02:25 PM
Waymark Code: WM13MQK
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni
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Long Description:
EN

Feature


Structure Monument Commemorative pillar - Pedestal
Statuary Soldiers Hairy or soldiers Hairy
Civil ornamentation Tombs Grave - Cross
Plant ornamentation Funeral wreath Palm

hairy blue stone base in white stone, representing a young soldier who, crossing ruins, meets an isolated tomb, recollects there, and deposits a palm

Descriptif

Under the base of the statue, 583 names of soldiers were engraved: 119 dead in 1914, 158 in 1915, 112 in 1916, 52 in 1917, 97 in 1918 and 45 from the aftermath of the war from 1918 to 1923.


Materials hairy blue stone pedestal in white stone


Comments The monument has been moved from its old position [See Miscellaneous Sources]

Authors/Companies


COURBEZ et BOQUÉ (Sculpteur)
BOQUÉ F. (Sculpteur)

FR

Caractéristique


Structure Monument Pilier commémoratif - Piédestal
Statuaires Soldats Poilus ou soldats Poilus
Ornementation civile Tombes Tombe - Croix
Ornementation végétale Couronne mortuaire Palme(s)

socle en pierre bleu poilu en pierre blanche, représentant un jeune soldat qui en traversant des ruines rencontre une tombe isolée, s'y recueille, et dépose une palme

Descriptif

Sous le socle de la statue, 583 noms de soldats furent gravés : 119 morts en 1914, 158 en 1915, 112 en 1916, 52 en 1917, 97 en 1918 et 45 des suites de la guerre de 1918 à 1923.


Matériaux socle en pierre bleu poilu en pierre blanche


Commentaires Le monument a été déplacé par rapport à sa position ancienne [Voir Sources diverses]

Auteurs/Entreprises


COURBEZ et BOQUÉ (Sculpteur)
BOQUÉ F. (Sculpteur)

Source
Type of Memorial: Multi-War Memorial

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only):
1914-1918, 1939-1945,


In Honor Of: Dormez en paix

Marker Text:
TEMPLEUVE À SES ENFANTS MORTS POUR LA PATRIE LA COMMUNE RECONNAISSANTE


Date of dedication: 11/09/1926

Who Put it Here?: City of templeuve / Ville de templeuve

Description of Memorial:
Place du Général de Gaulle


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