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Catalog Number 2016.41.4
Object Name Certificate
Accession number 2016.41
Description Certificate, recognizing financial supporters of ossuary at Douaumont, in French. Printed autograph of Petain later added to by Petain: "to the federation of French Veterans of the Great War in America;" illustration by Georges Scott

The Douaumont ossuary is a memorial containing the remains of soldiers who died on the battlefield during the Battle of Verdun. It is located in Douaumont, France, within the Verdun battlefield.
Date n.d.
Subjects World War I
French
Certificates
Memorials
Fund raising
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