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WWI memorials and cemeteries at Kaposvár, Hungary
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Type of WWI-heritage
- War monument
- Military cemetery
State of repair/preservation
teh monuments and cemeteries are in different preservation stage
Historical WWI Context
A. The memorial of the 44th infantry monument is situated in the Rákoczi tér. It was made by the sculptor Ernő Jálics and the architect Tibor Szivessy in 1932.
B. Heroes church was build in 1928, by arhitect Gyula Petrovácz
C: Heroes memorials was made by József Kling in 2000
D. Heroes cemetery is situated in Szigetvári St. and was made by Gyula Gáspár,
E. Jewish cemetery is situated in the Mező St.
F. Memorial at Kaposfüred is made in 1931.
G. Memorial at Toponár
H. Memorial at Töröcske is situated in Harang St.
State of legal protection
The Heroes church is under protection.
Kaposvár city council from A till E and Kaposfüred, Toponár and Töröcske local councils
Kind of cultural use of WWI
( the available information is on the www.utazzitthon.hu/latnivalo/kaposvar site)
Rippl Rónai museum , 7400 Kaposvár, Fő u. 10,
Railway museum, 7400 Kaposvár, Kanizsai utca,
Vaszary János museum, 7400 Kaposvár, Zárda u. 9.
Virág spa , 7400 Kaposvár, Csik Ferenc sétány 1.
Desedai park , 7409 Magyaregres
Zselici star park, 7477 Zselickisfalud, 064/2 hrsz
Deer farm, 7475 Bőszénfa,
no data available
Information regarding cities, villages, other touristic attractions (non-WWI) nearby
Horváth János (1984): Rippl Rónai in the WWI (book)
Other information sources:
The railway is available at www.mavstart.hu
Further information sources
no data available
Other heritage sites nearby
Museums Private Collections
There is no dedicated museum for WWI . Other museum is the painter Rippl-Rónai city museum at 7400 Kaposvár, Fő St. 101 available at www.smmi.hu,
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