Lyon

Plaque commémorative

Plaque in homage to Ambroise Courtois, killed by "anti-terrorists" on January 7, 1944. A former town councillor of the 7th arrondissement, he was kidnapped from his home on Thursday January 6, at 6pm, by four unknown perpetrators who arrived by car and claimed to be German policemen/

Source: Paul Garcin, Interdit par la censure, Lugdunum, 1944.

Carte des lieux de mémoire de la ville de Lyon

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Coordinates

Address : 61 grande rue de la Guillotière , 69007 Lyon
GPS Coordinates : 45.752887 , 4.845475
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Themes
  • Commemorative plaque
  • Repression
  • Collaboration
  • Rhone
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