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Memorial 1914-1918, cemetery of Cysoing
France

Here is a view of the monument to the fallen of World War of 1914-1918, in the heart of the cemetery of Cysoing.

The shot was taken in january 2014, in the middle of the afternoon. Panorama made in HDR version (enfuse).

Copyright: Franck masschelein
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