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War Memorial Houmont

Monument to the victims of the two world wars, located next to the church.

At the top it says "Pro patria"

Black marble slabs are attached to the base.
In front: "To our children who died for freedom
Grateful Houmont

Below that, "Passer-by, remember she
paid the price with their suffering, their blood and their lives
for your freedom and your happiness "

On the sides are the names of a soldier from 1914-1918 (1 name) and the names of the military (3), resistance (1) and civilian victims (4) from 1940-1945.

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Source

  • Text: Marie-Christine Vinck
  • Photos: Marie-Christine Vinck