Memorial

Decorated Civilians Decorated Civilians

Relief: Decorated Civilians

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POTIUS MORI QUAM FOEDARI

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Memorial to the decorated civilians of the war 1914 - 1918 and of the political prisoners. Placed by the donor, Monsieur Alexandre Bertrand, member of the said groups.
To the National Federation of Decorated Civilians. M de Miomandre, President, M Mercier, General Secretary and to Monsieur O Denis, Burgomaster of Forest
J.M. Bertrand.

Original inscription:

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POTIUS MORI QUAM FOEDARI

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MEMORIAL DES DECORES CIVIQUES DE LA GUERRE 1914-1918
ET DES PRISONNIERS POLITIQUES
REMIS PAR LE DONATEUR MONSIEUR ALEXANDRE BERTRAND
MEMBRE DES DITS GROUPES
A LA FEDERATION NATIONALE DES DECORES CIVIQUES.
M. DE MIOMANDRE PRESIDENT M. MERCIER SECRETAIRE GENERAL
ET A MONSIEUR O DENIS BOURGUEMESTRE DE FOREST
J.M. BERTRAND

BOURGUEMESTRE - this strange spelling is correctly transcribed.

Site: Decorated Civilians (1 memorial)

1190, chaussée d’Alsemberg, corner with rue Cervantes, 285

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