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Monument a la gloire de la 42e Rainbow US

3 D, 02130 Fere-en-Tardenois, France
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Sombre

As one happened upon this memorial in the middle of the road, further on passed the Grand Rond, one... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2016
CaptMish
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West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
via mobile
A very special place

We visited here a very special place, well worth the trip. An immense sacrifice made by our... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2016
monty1956
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Chichester
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
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28 Nov 2016
“Sombre”
18 May 2016
“A very special place”
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3 D, 02130 Fere-en-Tardenois, France
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Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

As one happened upon this memorial in the middle of the road, further on passed the Grand Rond, one had to pay tribute. Free entry takes you to a couple of displays of images from the Second War of La Rèsistance involvement and onwards through...More

Thank CaptMish
Reviewed 18 May 2016

We visited here a very special place, well worth the trip. An immense sacrifice made by our forefathers

Thank monty1956
Reviewed 18 October 2015

This monument is not that easy to find, but it is certainly worth the trip. In the midst of a field where the actual battle took place, this World War I monument honors the the 42nd Rainbow Division. I was informed that a comparable statue...More

Thank DestinyRides
Reviewed 2 July 2015

This memorial was Privately, as in No government money, paid for including the land, bronze and upkeep of the site. I don't believe it is meant to educate but rather to make you feel the pain of the soldier holding a comrade who is mortally...More

Thank MBtexasfoodie
Reviewed 25 September 2013

It is more than a tad disconcerting to see that an American made it all the way over to this part of France only to express "disappointment" upon visiting this site. The more impressive "other monuments to the Great War" were erected by states (Pennsylvania...More

1  Thank CapertonGC
Reviewed 1 August 2013

A beautiful and stirring tribute to the Rainbow Division. I had not been to a WW1 battlefield before and this one is now mostly farmland again, devoid of the death and destruction which once plagued the area. It is a shame so many Americans will...More

Thank GoodFood88
Reviewed 21 March 2013

This memorial to the service of the Rainbow Division in both WWI & WWII is disappointing when compared to other monuments to the Great War. The visitor's center in Chateau-Thierry could hardly place it on the map for me.

Thank C0rgiL0ver
Reviewed 13 December 2011

A fantastic World War I monument that commemorates the courage and devotion of the 42nd Rainbow Division. The monument is a little off the beaten path, but well worth the trip!

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