Lyon

Plaque commémorative

Plaque in memory of Robert Guillaud, who became head of the Darius network, an outgrowth of the Gallia network, after a series of arrests in the summer of 1944. On August 4, he was arrested at the network HQ at 147 avenue d Saxe. After being imprisoned at Montluc prison, he was murdered at Côte-Lorette in Saint-Genis-Laval, south of Lyon.

Source: Bruno Permezel, Résistants à Lyon, Villeurbanne  et aux alentours : 2824 engagements, BGA Permezel, 2003.

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Address : 147 avenue Maréchal de Saxe , 69003 Lyon
GPS Coordinates : 45.755632 , 4.8467
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Themes
  • Commemorative plaque
  • Civil resistance
  • Repression
  • Rhone
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Plaque in memory of Robert Guillaud, who became head of the Darius network, an outgrowth of the Gallia network, after a series of arrests in the summer of 1944. On August 4, he was arrested at the network HQ at 147 avenue d Saxe. After being imprisoned at Montluc prison, he was murdered at Côte-Lorette in Saint-Genis-Laval, south of Lyon.

Source: Bruno Permezel, Résistants à Lyon, Villeurbanne  et aux alentours : 2824 engagements, BGA Permezel, 2003.

Plus d'informations: Carte des lieux de mémoire de la ville de Lyon

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