Already registered ? Log in
image utilisateur
Digue de Cuesmes 29/1
7000 Mons
Obourg station memorial

Obourg station memorial

Credit : © HCT - A. Genart

There was a swing bridge here. On 23 August 1914, Oskar Niemeyer committed a heroic act which led to his death: he operated the mechanism under fire and was killed, but he prevented the Germans from crossing the canal.

Infos techniques

6-14 Rue de Beauval
7034 Mons
Lat : 50.469732Lng : 4.007714
0 m
5 years

Storyguides nearby

Lodgings nearby

By going on your visit, you accept the use of cookies improving your navigation. Click here to know more. You can also refuse personalized ads.