Military heritage

LA VALETTE NATIONAL NECROPOLIS

ABRESCHVILLER
LA VALETTE NATIONAL NECROPOLIS

Soldiers who perished during the Battle of Abreschviller on August 21st 1914 are buried in this National Necropolis of World War One. 464 French soldiers (77 unknown victims and 2 ossuaries) and 370 German soldiers (117 unknown victims and 1 ossuary) lay here.

Practical information

Historic monument or place to visit in ABRESCHVILLER, on the theme(s) Military interest.
After the battle, inhabitants were asked to buried the victims temporarily. After the war, the bodies were identified and buried in the necropolis.

Visit conditions

Visits

Tour of exterior only

Prices

Free!

Timetable

From 26/02/2024 to 03/03/2024
Monday Opened
Tuesday Opened
Wednesday Opened
Thursday Opened
Friday Opened
Saturday Opened
Sunday Opened

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LA VALETTE NATIONAL NECROPOLIS