Frangy

Plaques commémoratives

Monument to the dead of World War I in the form of an obelisk on a base. In front of it is the statue of a poilu holding up a flag, also on a base. At the foot of the monument is a plaque to the martyrs of the Liberation, decorated with a croix de Lorraine, and inscribed thus:

The township of Frangy to its martyrs of the Liberation. 1940-1945. Eloise. Jacquinod André, Brique Victor, Rey Louis, Perrier Georges, Minet Gaston, Rey Gustave, Dupraz Joseph, Perrier Adèle, Zamarod Angelo, Zamarod Francis, Dulerti. Frangy. Besson Jules, Borget Félix, Lupin Auguste, Perina Marcel, Revillon Louis, Rollet Francis. Vanzy. Truchet Ernest, Lucien-Vauthier... Read more

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Coordinates

Address : D992, à proximité de l'église , 74270 Frangy
GPS Coordinates : 46.019395 , 5.930178
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Themes and resources
Themes
  • Commemorative plaque
  • Maquis
  • Deportation
  • Repression
  • Liberation
  • Haute-Savoie
  • Armed Resistance
Complete description of site

Monument to the dead of World War I in the form of an obelisk on a base. In front of it is the statue of a poilu holding up a flag, also on a base. At the foot of the monument is a plaque to the martyrs of the Liberation, decorated with a croix de Lorraine, and inscribed thus:

The township of Frangy to its martyrs of the Liberation. 1940-1945. Eloise. Jacquinod André, Brique Victor, Rey Louis, Perrier Georges, Minet Gaston, Rey Gustave, Dupraz Joseph, Perrier Adèle, Zamarod Angelo, Zamarod Francis, Dulerti. Frangy. Besson Jules, Borget Félix, Lupin Auguste, Perina Marcel, Revillon Louis, Rollet Francis. Vanzy. Truchet Ernest, Lucien-Vauthier André. Chaumont. Blanc Charles, Mossière Marius. Marlioz. Bouchet André. Clarafond. Cadet Marcel, Meritier Jean".

Two names are engraved on the monument:  "1939-1945. Bugnet Jean, Cons Joannès"

Below this engraving is another plaque, in honor of Jacques Krieger, a lieutenant in the FFI (French Interior Forces), killed in combat on August 17, 1944. "The township of Frangy in recognition of J. Krieger."

Sources: Les monuments aux morts, fiches du monument et de la plaque

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