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Col du Linge - 68370 ORBEY
Tél : 03 89 77 29 97 Website
The linen is a battlefield of the war 1914-1918, where a particularly bloody clash took place between July 20 and October 15, 1915, which caused 17,000 deaths.
Then, French and German remained face to face until November 11, 1918. This battlefield historic site, has a striking appearance: the infrastructure of the solid German defense system very well preserved and the remains of French trenches in loose soil are evidence of moving "trench warfare".
The memorial museum of LINEN shows French and German objects found on site: weapons, ammunition, personal belongings and relics. Models of French and German fighters, models of the battlefield, photos, texts, maps. Video montage of vintage photographs.