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Foch

 
 
Foch Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 1, 2018
1. Foch Marker
Inscription.
( south face, front )
Foch
1851     1929

( east face )
I Am Conscious
Of Having Served England
As I Served
My Own Country

( north face, rear )
Marechal Ferdinand Foch
Marechal de l'Armee
Britannique Grand Croix de La Legion D'honneur
Medaille Militaire
Membre de l'Academy Francaise GCB OM DCL
Marshal of France 1918
Generalissimo of Allied Armies 1918
British Field Marshal 1919

( inscribed in front of the statue )
Cette Statue Du
Marcechal Foch
Est L’oeuvre Du
Sculpteur Francais
Georges Malissard
1877 – 1942
Elle Fut Inauguree
Le 5 Juin 1930 Par
Son Altesse Royale
Leonard Prince de Galles

 
Location. 51° 29.783′ N, 0° 8.714′ W. Marker is in City of Westminster, England, in Greater London County. Marker is at the intersection of Buckingham Palace Road and Victoria Street, on the right when traveling south on Buckingham Palace Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: City of Westminster, England SW1W 0RP, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lioness and Lesser Kudu (about 210 meters away, measured in a direct
Foch Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 1, 2018
2. Foch Marker
line); Rifle Brigade War Memorial (about 210 meters away); Augustus Pitt-Rivers (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); Felix Mendelssohn (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Jubilee Greenway (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); General Don Jose de San Martin (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); Sir Robert Grosvenor (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); Canada Memorial (approx. 0.8 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of Westminster.
 
Also see . . .  Ferdinand Foch on Wikipedia. (Submitted on June 2, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Notable PersonsWar, World I
 
Foch Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 1, 2018
3. Foch Marker
( north face, rear )
Foch Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 1, 2018
4. Foch Marker
( in front of the statue )
Marshal Ferdinand Foch image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 1, 2018
5. Marshal Ferdinand Foch
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 2, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 2, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 58 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 2, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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