The Monument ( Obelisk )

The memory of the Battle of Leipzig in 1813 was kept alive for decades in people . 1815 was built from donations from the people on the road on the outskirts of Suhl Schleusingen towards Suhl a monument . The slender obelisk bears the following inscription :

South – The liberation of Germany by the Battle of Leipzig on 18 Oct. 1813
West – God was with us , Him sey honor
East – Eintracht the restraint of liberty
North – The inhabitants of the city Schleusingen on 18 Oct. 1815th

At that same time, 18 young oaks were planted at this point .