In the Odessa region opened a memorial of the UNR army.

В Одесской области открыли мемориал армии УНР

In Anan’ev opened the memorial of the UNR army.

The memorial is located at the entrance to the city of Ananyev and represents the area paved with granite pavement.

In the city of Anan’ev of Odessa region opened a war memorial dedicated to the soldiers of the army of the Ukrainian national Republic. On Sunday, September 16, the press service of the defense Ministry.

The ceremony was timed to the anniversary of the city, celebrated on September 12 265-th anniversary from the Foundation day.

To honor the heroes of the Ukrainian troops gathered representatives of local and regional authorities, members of the public. The honor guard at the monument carried the military the Armed forces of Ukraine and re-enactors dressed in the uniform of the army of the UNR. The orchestra is located in Odessa Military Academy sang the national anthem for the new army. The dedication of the memorial was made by the Bishop of Odessa and Balta, Paul.

The memorial is located at the entrance to the city and represents the area paved with granite pavement. The middle of the square, on a stone pedestal, a column, surmounted by an enlarged copy of the order of the UNR army Iron Cross During the Winter campaign and the battles of the first order in the history of the Ukrainian troops. All four sides of the pedestal framed by granite boards with the names of the Cossacks and petty officers of the UNR army. In the square, near the monument, installed the mast with the national flag of Ukraine.

“On the monument is engraved the names of 106 warriors in the ranks of the UNR army fought for Ukraine’s independence against white and red invaders. Now military rank these people adequately noted”, – said the Chairman of the charity Fund of the Heroism of Pavel Padabed.

The memorial complex was built with donations collected by the Fund’s Heroics. The author of the project and the contractor became a volunteer Oleg sobchenko from Cherkasy region, and the construction was assisted by local volunteers.



Earlier in Liberec in Northern Bohemia was opened by Ukraine restored monument to soldiers of the UNR.

It was also reported that in the Lvov area dedicated the memorial to soldiers of the UPA.


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