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BORNE VAUTHIER : FLIREY
 
 

BORNE VAUTHIER : FLIREY

Address :

BORNE VAUTHIER : FLIREY
Bois de Mort-Mare
54470 FLIREY
03 83 84 31 50

Introduction :

Landmarks of Paul Moreau-Vauthier (1871-1936), soldier of the war and artist. They mark the front line of July 18th 1918. There are 118 landmarks, 96 in France and 22 in Belgium. Carved in pink granite, at the top is a French helmet (Belgian of British according to the areas) laying on a laurel crown. The different faces show scenes representing a gas mask box, a barrel and some grenades. The Vauthier landmark of Flirey also reads "Georges Washington".

Pictures and videos :

Cœur de Lorraine

Description :

Subject of tourist venue - historic building

  • Military heritage


Location :

How do I get to Metz?

Comment venir à Metz ?

Contact

Agence Inspire Metz - Office de Tourisme
2, Place d'Armes - CS 80367
F-57007 Metz Cedex 1
FRANCE
+33 (0)3 87 39 00 00
+33 (0)3 87 36 59 43
tourisme@inspire-metz.com

Open to the public

April to September and during the Christmas markets:
Mon. to Sat. from 9 am to 7 pm
Sun. and bank holidays from 10 am to 4 pm

October to March:
Mon. to Sat. from 10 am to 6 pm
Sun. and bank holidays from 10 am to 4 pm

Closed on Dec. 25th and Jan. 1st
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