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German Lion of Vilcey :

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North of Vilcey sur Trey village

remains in the wood a German  monument :

A  lion lied on a stone  turns his head towards the battlefield   of the Bois-Le-PrÍtre.

( Priesterwald for German soldiers)

 

Many german postcards show military   ceremonies   in front of this monument LionV32.jpg (13615 octets)
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Kriegerdenkmal im Priesterwald

 

 

 

Text on the lion backside

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If you have more  informations about the lion of Vilcey - please contact

J.M. PICQUART    e-mail jmpicquart@wanadoo.fr

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