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French war memorial

good for people interested in history of french colony invasion and other incidents in pondicherry... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sujish c
Bengaluru, India
French war Memorial..

The French War Memorial is a solemn reminder of those brave soldiers who laid down their lives... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chennai (Madras), India
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Goubert Avenue, Pondicherry 605001, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

good for people interested in history of french colony invasion and other incidents in pondicherry. Many memorials are present nearby

Thank sujish c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The French War Memorial is a solemn reminder of those brave soldiers who laid down their lives, for their country during the First World War. It was erected in 1937 and inaugurated on April 3, 1938 by the governor Crocicchia. Every year on the 14th...More

Thank Ramanamurthy_NV
Reviewed 7 August 2018

French War Memorial is on the promenade rood. It's a simple statue built to remember the soldiers and citizens who died during the Indian French war.

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Reviewed 13 July 2018

It's a memorial for the soldiers who gave their lives during the first world war (1914-1918). This war memorial located on the seaside promenade.

Thank AlexV1998
Reviewed 25 June 2018

As I personally don't like historical places & not very much into the history of any place, my ratings are low for this place. I think many people visit these places just for snaps

Thank Manish4545
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Whenever I am in Pody - I always visit this place for a good walk during off vehicle period - lovely wind and sea waves makes the place more beautiful. As such no other thing to see - but on the same road you will...More

Thank praveenaerospace
Reviewed 19 June 2018

French War Memorial is a place located at Pondichery where soldiers who gave their lives for their country in the First World War.The place is well maintained and worth visiting. Everyone should visit this place to pay respect to the soldiers.

Thank GhiriTharan
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Its not open to public at present (or at the time I visited). Still you can see the place from outside the gate and its well maintained and peaceful

Thank z1n2
Reviewed 29 May 2018

A neat and well maintained memorial which is well worth a visit. Its location next to the promenade makes it convenient to visit.

Thank vmraghunath
Reviewed 17 May 2018

its a nice site to visit,,although we are not allowed to enter this place, but it looked beautiful from outside..

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21 June 2018|
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Response from yvj123 | Reviewed this property |
You need to see it from outside. There is a fencing around. There is nothing much to see there. The sea and the road are more interesting.
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Response from Rashmi_Bhat_88 | Reviewed this property |
I have visited the White Town in Pondicherry. To begin with, choose a good stay- there are tonnes of options to choose from, this will make your stay pleasant to some extent. Places to visit - If you stay in White Town... More