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Address: Kapitelstrasse, 47533 Kleve, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Impressive sculpture with a fascinating story

Worth visiting if you are in the area! A fallen soldier that honors the memory of WW1 soldiers, the Nazis destroyed it. Only later were the remains found and it was decided to... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2015
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Reviewed 21 May 2015 via mobile

Worth visiting if you are in the area! A fallen soldier that honors the memory of WW1 soldiers, the Nazis destroyed it. Only later were the remains found and it was decided to restore it. It's inspiring to see its revival here, out in the open.

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Reviewed 4 December 2012

sculptor Mataré won the tender for this contest. This sculpture "the dead Warrior" is no hero, it is a "fallen soldier", carved from stone, laying as if on a stretcher, cold and motionless, rigid on the sides - the finger slightly bent – as if death had frozen his once warm body, no armory in sight as he is a... More 

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