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Monument to the Fallen in Wars
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Monument to the fallen for the Soviet Native land in days of Civil and the Great Patriotic wars established in 1973. It's located in expocenter of military armor "Salute, victory". At 13:30 on 25th of August, 2011.

Copyright: Metik Sergey
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 14822x7411
Subida: 27/08/2011
Actualizado: 18/08/2014
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Tags: monument; park; civil war; history
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