Memorial

Large_placeholder_br St Gilles WW2 Monument

Sculpture: St Gilles WW2 Monument

{On southern face:}
Combatants and prisoners of war
{On western face:}
Prisoners, politicians, deportees, members of the resistance
{On eastern face:}
members of the resistance
{On northern face:}
To the patriots of St Gilles, 1940-45
The veterans of 14-18 salute those of 40-45

Original inscription:

{On southern face:}
COMBATTANTS
ET PRISONNIERS
DE GUERRE

{On western face:}
PRISONNIERS
POLITIQUES
DEPORTES
REFRACTAIRES

{On eastern face:}
RESISTANTS

{On northern face:}
AUX
PATRIOTES
ST. GILLOIS
1940-45

SALUT
DES
ANCIENS COMBATTANTS
DE 14-18
A CEUX DE 40-45

Site: St Gilles WW2 Monument (1 memorial)

1060, pl A Delporte

See the picture of St Gilles prison (site number 2 on this map) for a picture of this memorial in context.

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