Monument to the 40th Anniversary of the Victory over Nazi Germany

Location: Tiraspol, Transnistria

Completed: 1985

Architect: Not known 

Alternative name: Tiraspol Awards Monument

Genre: Soviet monument, former USSR

During the Great Patriotic War (World War II), Tiraspol was recaptured from Axis forces on 12th April 1944. To mark the 40th anniversary of the occasion, the city was awarded the Order of the Patriotic War, 1st degree (centre, 1985). The Tiraspol Awards Monument also features the Order of Red Banner of Labour (top, 1970) and the Order of the Republic (bottom, 2002).

Monument to the 40th Anniversary of the Victory over Nazi Germany (Tiraspol Awards Monument) in Tiraspol, Transnistria | Soviet monument | former USSR

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