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General Monuments

Monument to the heroes of the Volga Flotilla

Monument to the heroes of the Volga Flotilla

ountry: Russia

Locality: Nizhny Novgorod

 

Established: 1977

Sculptor: Gusev P

Architect: Nelyubin B, Kovalev V

 

Description

Monument to the heroes of the Volga FlotillaThe monument to the heroes of the Volga Flotilla it is a sculptural composition contains three big sculptures of seamen. They confidently are marching towards the enemy. In a row are marching experienced seaman, seaman, and novice cabin boy. On the steles next to monument there is a memorial inscription: Honor the memory of the October fighters. We give an oath to follow in their footsteps and imitating their immortality and heroism. Vladimir Lenin.

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Creation history

The monument decided established on the day 60th anniversary of the Great October Revolution. In 1997 the monument was established on the Square Markin, he was a Commissioner of the flotilla and in 1918 he was killed during the Great October Revolution.

How to find

By bus go to bus stop the River Station (routes: 3, 5, 9, 19, 38, 45, 52, 61, 90). Here on the square Markin in front of the River Station you will find the monument to the heroes of the Volga Flotilla.

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