World War One Sites - The NETWORLD Database
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
Information regarding cities, villages, other touristic attractions (non-WWI) nearby
local and in Třeboň.
Regional infrequent bus.
Nearest train station is Třeboň
Further information sources
Other heritage sites nearby
Museums Private Collections
War Monument Branna, Czech Republic48.96384380211615 14.78537072783638 fileadmin/res/images/layout/standar-marker.png