Memorial

Large_placeholder_br Jenneval at place des Martyrs

Monument: Jenneval at place des Martyrs

Jenneval. Poet of the Brabançonne. Died for national independence.
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Homage from the City of Brussels, 23 September 1897

Original inscription:

JENNEVAL
POETE DE LA BRABANCONNE
MORT POUR L’INDEPENDANCE
NATIONALE
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HOMMAGE DE LA VILLE DE BRUXELLES
23 SEPTEMBRE 1897

The monument shows Jenneval’s head and below, a female figure, Belgium, inscribing his name in the annuls of History. Jenneval is buried in the Martyr’s crypt under this square.

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Louis Dechet

Born in Lyon. Actor, better known as Jenneval. Composed the words of the Br...

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