In Bennwihr is a monument for the civilians killed in war. This monument is originally for the First World War and it was the only part that was still standing straight up after the destroying battle.
Bennwihr was liberated and lost again a few times before the war was over. The village was totally destroyed.

Monument for the victims of the war Plaque for the civilian victims of World War II Plaque for the victims of both wars Plaque for the civilian victims of World War II on the church