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Johan Laidoner statue ( Commander-in-chief of the Estonian Army in 1918–1920)
Estonia
Copyright: Sven luks
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 7732x3866
Hochgeladen: 05/07/2012
Aktualisiert: 06/07/2012
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