Memorial

St Gilles Prison WW1 Memorial St Gilles Prison

Plaque: St Gilles Prison WW1 Memorial

PRO PATRIA
From this prison left to be shot at the national shooting range:
{There are 2 columns listing 35 names, each with a date, presumably the date they were shot. They are listed in date sequence.}
{See Subjects Commemorated for the names}

Original inscription:

PRO PATRIA

DE CETTE PRISON
SONT PARTIS POUR
ETRE FUSILLES AU
TIR NATIONAL
{There are 2 columns listing 35 names, each with a date, presumably the date they were shot. They are listed in date sequence.}
{See Subjects Commemorated for the names}

G.VANDEVOORDE
STATUAIRE

This plaque is to the right of the main entrance to the prison.

Site: St Gilles Prison (3 memorials)

1060, ave Ducpetiaux, St Gilles Prison

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