In the center of Murmansk stele dedicated to the award of the title of “Hero City” is set.

In the center of Murmansk, at the intersection of Lenin Avenue and the street Thieves’, a new memorial sign – stele dedicated assignment Murmansk title of “Hero City” was established. Yesterday the head of the city administration Andrey Sysoev praised the work of architects and builders.


“According to the laws of each city-hero must be in the territory of a memorial obelisk dedicated to the assignment of the highest rank. It was decided to establish such a stele in the centenary year of the Hero City of Murmansk, “- said the head of administration.

The stele is made of dark natural granite, her fixed brass plate with the image of Lenin and medal “Gold Star”. The height of the monument – 10.5 meters. Equip lighting: during the night light will be and the stele itself, and the area near it.


Today, on the south side of the lake Semenovski work continues on the construction of the memorial complex dedicated to the heroism of Murmansk during World War II. Recall that last year in the regional center established the memorable date – June 18 became the Day of fortitude and courage of Murmansk during the war. Citizens themselves have taken the initiative to establish a memorial to commemorate the feat.



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