Memorial War 1914-1918, French Heritage monument to Jalons

This monument replaces a first Memorial inaugurated in 1919, but of which no trace has been kept. This first monument stood in the same place, in the cemetery, but was already somewhat dilapidated when the joint opens a new credit of CHF 4,000 in December 1924. The Treaty was signed between the two parties in March 1925. History wanted the present monument is no longer visible. Indeed, it is replaced in 1937 by a new Memorial erected near the Church.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Memorial War 1914-1918
Crédit photo : (Memorial War 1914-1918, jalons)

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Memorial War 1914-1918, This monument replaces a first Memorial inaugurated in 1919, but of which no trace has been kept. This first monument stood in the same place, in the cemetery, (...) Memorial War 1914-1918, French Heritage monument to Jalons jalons, marne

Location and general information

  • identifier : 81884
  • item : monument aux morts de la guerre 1914-1918
  • Location of the building :
    • Champagne-Ardenne
    • Jâlons
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 51303
  • Zip code of the municipality : 51150
  • Order in the communal list : 3
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 2 names :
    • monument
    • memorial
  • State :
    • current state of the monument : destroyed

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 2 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 20th century
    • First half 20th century
  • Investigation : 2001
  • Date taken into account : 2003/05/02

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials:
    • This construction is mainly composed of limestone
  • Roofing :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors :
    • any information about this construction.
  • Stairs :
    • No stairs mentioned on this construction.
  • Decoration of the building : 2 forms of decoration are present
    • foundry
    • masonry
  • Representation : 3 ornamental motifs have been identified
    • volute
    • laurel wreath
    • column
  • Typology :
    • No information about typology.
  • Plan :
    • We do not know the type of plan for this building.

Monument and history of the place

  • Elements protected MH (historical monument) :
    • Any particular element of the building is subject to protection in our database.
  • Constituent areas :
    • no information.
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.


  • Other : 3 various other information are available
    • ancient column topped by an ionic capital
    • based on a quadrangular base
    • This commemoration is located on its front a laurel wreath.
  • Author of the survey MH : Niess Alexandre
  • Mérimée reference : IA51000521

The complete official record is available at Conseil régional de Champagne-Ardenne - Service chargé de l'inventaire3, rue du Faubourg Saint-Antoine 51037 Châlons-en-Champagne -

Men involved in this construction

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