Napoleon's sarcophagus

Napoleon's sarcophagus


Paris, France (FR)
Napoleon's tomb in Les Invalides.

Napoleon passed away in 1821, but his remains were not transported from St. Helena until November 1840. On December 15, 1840 a state funeral was held an Napoleons body remained in St. Jerome Chapel until the sarcophagus was completed in 1861.
Napoleon's tomb in Les Invalides.

Napoleon passed away in 1821, but his remains were not transported from St. Helena until November 1840. On December 15, 1840 a state funeral was held an Napoleons body remained in St. Jerome Chapel until the sarcophagus was completed in 1861.
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