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COGNÉ, François

Aubin, Aveyron 1876 - Paris 1952

Borne de la Voie de la Liberté

Liberty Road Marker

1949

cement

type: other

Dimensions (HxWxD): H. c. 47 in.

inscribed: HOMMAGE / RECONNAISSANT / DE LA / VILLE / DE / THIONVILLE

Credit Line: Given by the city of Thionville through the Merci Train (Train de la Reconnaissance française), 1949

Photo credit: ph. Cyprien Meslay, juillet 2020


Provenance

  • 1949, Given by the city of Thionville, through the Merci Train or Gratitude Train (Train de la Reconnaissance française); the marker had soil from the city of Thionville
  • 1949, May 24, Dedication

Bibliography

  • https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Voie_de_la_Liberté (consulté le 13 août 2015)
  • https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liste_des_bornes_de_la_voie_de_la_Liberté - Itinéraire_au_Luxembourg (consulté le 8 mai 2020)
  • 2019 Jennsen
    Elisabeth Jenssen, "Dedication of Thionville Milestone to take place at Library on May 24, 1949", francaisdeletranger.org, 24 mai 2019

Comment

  • See: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liberty_Road_(France) (accessed May 8, 2020). See description of marker on French version of this website.