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Moroccan Division Monument on Vimy Ridge Artois

   
Moroccan Division Monument on Vimy Ridge Artoisloupe
Monument 1 Division Moroccan Foreign Legion Chemins des Canadiens
Vimy
Pas-de-Calais
France
62580

The Foreign Legion regiments serving in France during World War I were part of the famous Moroccan Division. It was noted for its attacking prowess, never more evident than in its assault on Vimy Ridge in 1915. The English translation of the Division's motto:  "No fear, No pity."

 

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