Monument: Belgian Pigeon Soldier
Erection date: 8/3/1931
1914 - 1918. To the Pigeon Soldier. To the Belgian pigeon-fanciers
who died for their country.
1914 - 1918
AU PIGEON SOLDAT
AUX COLOMBOPHILES BELGES
MORTS POUR LA PATRIE
This monument is for the pigeon-fanciers (colombophiles) and, charmingly, also for the pigeons themselves (pigeon soldats). It was produced by Hano (architect, probably) and Voets who made the female figure symbolising "the gratitude of the nation".
Site: Belgian Pigeon Soldier (1 memorial)
1000, square des Blindés