Soviet War Cemetery Voronezh

This memorial is dedicated to the soldiers and officers of the Red Army who fell while fighting for Voronezh during the Second World War. Underneath the memorial is a mass grave with the remains of more than 10,000 killed Russian soldiers. Major General and Hero of the Soviet Union Alexander Lizyukov (1900 - 1942) and 7 soldiers of the 5th Tank Army were reburied at the memorial on 7 May 2009.

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  • Text: Kaj Metz
  • Photos: Wikimedia Commons (1,2) & Panoramio.com (3)
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