Monument paying tribute to the men of the 12 DIMand its various "services" who fought to cover the reembarkation of encircled troops at Dunkirk.
The 12th Motorized Infantry Division
After 15 days of hard fighting in Belgiumand in Flanders.
Valiantly defended the eastern sector of the Dunkirk bridgeheadand contributed by its sacrifice to covering the embarkation of Allied troops.
Accumbered, succumbed on June 4, 1940 having fully accomplished its mission.
Contribution and photo credit Philippe Rosier