design : soldier, French infantryman, standing facing left, wearing Adrian pattern steel helmet and greatcoat. He is attacking a huge
crowned eagle, on the ground in front of him, with his rifle butt. The eagle grips a broken sword in its right talon and has its right wing
awkwardly folded back as though injured. To the right of the soldier a milestone, marked "FRANCE VERDUN", and a flagstaff from which hangs
a flag marked "RF"
text : "DÉDIÉ AUX LIBERATEURS" & "1914-1916"
exergue : "VERDUN"