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Soviet War Veterans Garrison Cemetery Brest

This cemetery contains besides the Soviet plot also individual placed tomb stones for Soviet Heroes of the Soviet Union and senior officers who fell or served during the Great Patriotic War (1941-1945).

Picture 1: Major-general Alexander Vakhrushev.
Picture 2: Hero of the Soviet Union Alexei Skrylev.
Picture 3: Hero of the Soviet Union Ivan Barsukov.
Picture 4: Hero of the Soviet Union (and defender of Brest) Peter Gavrilov.
Picture 5: Hero of the Soviet Union Nikolai Makarov.

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