Memorial

The Independence Front The Independence Front

Plaque: The Independence Front

Ixelles local History Society
In this house was born in 1941 the Independence Front
Homage to the forerunners:
Doctor Albert Marteaux
The journalist Fernand Demany
L’abbé Andre Boland
and to all the members of the resistance at the beginning of the Nazi oppression.

Original inscription:

Cercle d’Histoire locale d’Ixelles
DANS CETTE MAISON NAQUIT EN 1941
LE FRONT DE L’INDEPENDANCE

HOMMAGE AUX PRECURSEURS :
LE DOCTEUR ALBERT MARTEAUX
LE JOURNALISTE FERNAND DEMANY
L’ABBE ANDRE BOLAND

ET A TOUS LES RESISTANTS DE
LA PREMIERE HEURE A L’OPPRESSION NAZIE

This plaque is, unusually, on a post, outside number 82, but we read something from the Ixelles commune that talked of number 80, so we are not sure which house is being commemorated.

Site: The Independence Front (1 memorial)

1050, rue Lesbroussart, 82

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