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Sign: Montpellier - a monument to the shadow soldier


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120 Allée de Jerusalem, 34000 Montpellier, France
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On the sign:
AUX SOLDATS DE L’OMBRE

Cette urne contient des cendres humaines et de terre mêlées recueillies dans les fosses communes du camp d’extermination nazi d’AUSCHWITZ-BIRKENAU
le 23 juin 1993
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Above the sign is a statue of a figure bound in her hands and feet, indicating the unknown soldiers who fought for freedom Click for a larger image

Below the sign is a container containing ashes and soil taken from the Auschwitz - Birkenau extermination camp.

Translation of the text on the sign:
TO THE SOLDIERS OF THE SHADOW

This urn contains human ashes and mixed earth collected from the mass graves of the Nazi extermination camp of Auschwitz-Birkenau
June 23, 1993



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