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War Monument Branna, Czech Republic

World War I monument by famous  Czech painter and scultoor Jan Kojan. Jan Kojan was in WWI as a soldier in the Czech Legion on the Russian front. The monument is only one of three sculptures Kojan made. 

Czech Republic, Region of South Bohemia

Type of WWI-heritage

  • War monument


State of repair/preservation


Historical WWI Context

Monument for soldiers fallen in WWI while fighting abroad. Specific focus on Czech Legionaires.

State of legal protection

protected as culture monument and within Trebon Protected Landscape Area and UNESCO Biopshere Reserve


Town of Třeboň

Kind of cultural use of WWI

None, but the monument is on a busy bicycle trail and tourism route near the historic Town of Třeboň and on the road to the historic town of Nove Hrady


free-standing, public place

Entrance Fee


Information regarding cities, villages, other touristic attractions (non-WWI) nearby


local and in Třeboň.

Public Transport

Regional infrequent bus.

Nearest train station is Třeboň

Further information sources

Other heritage sites nearby

Museums Private Collections


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