Memorial

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Monument: Belgian Army of Occupation

{On a metal plaque near the ground :}
National Monument

To the dead of the Belgian Armies of Occupation
1918 - 1929 1945 - 1955
and of the Belgian Forces in Germany 1955 - ....
{It seems that the end date has been left open}

{Carved into the stone on either side of the steps :}
{On the left :}
Arch. J. Fink
E. Mathieux

{On the right :}
Sculptor: F.Lamberechts
Construction: P.Kestens
A.Meurice & Fils

{On a large step :}
Erected by the Armies of Occupation Veterans' National Union
27 November 1949

{Carved in the stone in large lettering around the monument :}
National Monument

{In metal letters appliqued to the side :}
To the dead of the Belgian Armies of Occupation
1918 - 1929 - 1945 - 1955

Original inscription:

{On a metal plaque near the ground :}
MONUMENT NATIONAL

Aux morts
des Armees belges d’Occupation
1918 - 1929 1945 - 1955
et des Forces Belges en Allemagne 1955 - ....
{It seems that the end date has been left open}

{Carved into the stone on either side of the steps :}
{On the left :}
ARCH. J.FINK
E.MATHIEUX

{On the right :}
SCULP. F.LAMBERECHTS
ENTREP.P.KESTENS
A.MEURICE & FILS

{On a large step :}
Erige par L’UNION
NATIONALE DES ANCIENS DES
ARMEES D’OCCUPATION
27 Novembre 1949

{Carved in the stone in large lettering around the monument :}
MONUMENT NATIONAL

{In metal letters appliqued to the side :}
AUX MORTS
DES ARMEES BELGES D’OCCUPATION
1918 - 1929 - 1945 - 1955

We need a historian to explain what the Belgian army of occupation did.

Site: Belgian Army of Occupation (1 memorial)

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