Memorial to Students and Teachers who died in the Great Patriotic War
Location: Tiraspol, Transnistria
Architect: R. Derbentsev
Genre: Soviet memorial, former USSR
The monument remembers the many teachers, staff and students from the Transnistrian State University who were active during the Great Patriotic War (World War II), a number of whom lost their lives during the conflict. The inscription at the base of the memorial reads “For students and teachers who fell in battles for the Motherland. With a grateful memory. Komsomol members of the Institute”. Komsomol is a common name for the All-Union Leninist Young Communist League.
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