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Monument aux Morts Cambodgiens et Laotiens
France

A monument erected in memory of Combodian and Laotian soldiers, hidden in the far east of Paris' eastern park: the Bois de Vincennes.

Copyright: Alexandre duret-lutz
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 10000x5000
Hochgeladen: 10/04/2010
Aktualisiert: 05/09/2014
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Tags: monument; outdoors; landmark; park
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