Memorial

Aviators Aviators

Credit for this entry to:
Yannick Du Bois

Monument: Aviators

{on the front of the plinth:}
To
the Heroes of the Air
1914-1918

{on the left side:}
Died for their country
{followed by 32 names in alphabetical order (A to G): see commemorated subjects}

{on the right side:}
Died for their country
{followed by 32 names, all but 2, in alphabetical order (G to V), see commemorated subjects}

{on the back of the plinth:}
{on the little bronze plaque, under the allegory:}
National Federation
of the
Firecrosses
9-10 may 1936

SALUS PATRIAE SUPREMA LEX

{below the plaque:}
Erected by
the Royal Aeroclub
of Belgium
on 6-6-1926

Original inscription:

{on the front of the plinth:}
AUX
HEROS DE L'AIR
1914-1918

{on the left side:}
MORTS POUR LA PATRIE
{followed by 32 names in alphabetical order (A to G): see commemorated subjects}

{on the right side:}
MORTS POUR LA PATRIE
{followed by 32 names, all but 2, in alphabetical order (G to V), see commemorated subjects}

{on the back of the plinth:}
{on the little bronze plaque, under the allegory:}
FEDERATION NATIONALE
DES
CROIX DE FEU
9-10 MAI 1936

SALUS PATRIAE SUPREMA LEX

{below the plaque:}
ERIGE PAR
L'AERO CLUB ROYAL
DE BELGIQUE
LE VI-VI-MDCCCCXXVI

Site: Aviators (1 memorial)

1050, Av. F. Roosevelt, junction Av. du Congo

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