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NECROPOLE NATIONALE DE RICHE

  • Sites de mémoire
Tourist site around the theme of Military interest in RICHE, classified in the list of historic monuments, free entrance

1914/1918 : 1,328 French soldiers in individual graves and 1,088 in two mass graves, 2 Belgian soldiers in individual graves, 175 Russians in individual graves and 2,347 (figure uncertain) in mass graves. Cemetery containing the remains of soldiers having fallen during the battle of Morhange and the surrounding villages of Prévange, Fonteny, Achain, Morhange, Biderstroff, Kerprich and Oron between 1914 and 1918. Monument for the fallen from 19 and 20 August 1914, 20th Regiment. Commemorative chapel constructed in 1928 around the cemetery.
From 01/01/2020 To 31/12/2020

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MAIRIE DE RICHE
Robert FORET

23 rue de l'Ecole
57340 RICHE
06 73 98 40 55