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Monument "Kardas" ("The Sword")

Koordinatės: 55.71725079594866, 21.13680061797072
Objekto adresas: Opposite Simono Daukanto st. 35, Klaipeda, Lithuania
Savivaldybė: Klaipeda

The graves of soviet soldiers, who died in Klaipeda and its surroundings at the end of the Second World War, nestled to the old cemetery from the north-west side. In 1975 there was unveiled monument. The authors of the monument – architect Petras Šadauskas and sculptor Rimantas Daugintis. Monument rises high in the sky – between the two shields there is overhung the lowered sword, which handle is crowned with wreath of oak leaves. In front of the monument – Eternal Flame; behind it the names of dead soldiers are carved in granite panel. In 1980 monument was supplemented by composition, created by sculptor R. Daugintis.

 

Submitted: Klaipėdos apskrities viešoji I.Simonaitytės biblioteka | http://www.klavb.lt/lt/

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  • Description:

    Paminklas-monumentas „Kardas“ : nuotrauka / Nina Smirnova. - Klaipėda, [2007]. - 1 nuotrauka

    Source: Klaipėdos apskrities viešoji I. Simonaitytės biblioteka, Foto-video archyvas

    Publisher: Klaipėdos apskrities viešoji I. Simonaitytės biblioteka

    Type / format: Nuotrauka / jpg

    Rights: CC BY-NC-SA

    Paminklas-monumentas „Kardas“
  • Description:

    Paminklas „Kardas“ : [nuotrauka] / ?. - Klaipėda, [s.a.]. - 1 nuotrauka

    Source: Klaipėdos apskrities viešoji I. Simonaitytės biblioteka, Rankraščių fondas

    Publisher: Klaipėdos apskrities viešoji I. Simonaitytės biblioteka

    Type / format: Nuotrauka / jpg

    Paminklas „Kardas“