Monument to Warriors-Aviators

Location: Tiraspol, Transnistria

Completed: 1975

Architect: Y. G. Druzhinin and K. Ryzhenko

Genre: Soviet monument, former USSR

Displaying a MiG-19 on top of a concrete plinth, the monument is dedicated to the pilots of the Soviet 17th Air Army, who participated in the 1943-45 Ostrogozhsk–Rossosh offensive and helped recapture Tiraspol from Axis forces. The monument was erected in 1975 to mark the 30th anniversary of the end of the Great Patriotic War (World War II). 

Monument to Warriors-Aviators Location in Tiraspol, Transnistria | Soviet monument | former USSR

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