The 42nd Memorial Division

This 3 metres high bronze statue represents an American soldier carrying the dead body of his brother-in-arms. It was erected on the site of the old Croix Rouge farm, where a bloody battle took place envolving the 42nd Divison on July 26, 1918.


This bronze statue was the work of James Butler, a British artist who was a member of the Royal Academy of Art in London. 

Register now for a guided tour in Belleau Wood !

  

 

departure at 2.15 pm from our Museum of Belleau

 

2017 June 24th - 9,00 €

 

belleauwood@lesportesdelachampagne.com

 

(other dates: "guided tours individuals)

 

 

 

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