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Soviet monument

Sightseeing: Soviet Memorial Berlin | guidable

The Soviet Memorial, also known as the "Tiergarten Soviet Memorial", is a memorial in Tiergarten Park in Berlin that was erected in honor of the Red Army soldiers who conquered Berlin during the Second World War in April-May 1945 and liberated the city from Nazi rule. It was inaugurated on July 20, 1949 and consists of a large statue of a Soviet soldier holding up a child and a plaque engraved with the names of the fallen. It is a place of remembrance and commemoration of the Soviet soldiers who sacrificed their lives for the liberation of Berlin and a symbol of the Soviet Union's role in the liberation of Europe from Nazi rule. It is a place of remembrance and commemoration of the Soviet soldiers who sacrificed their lives for the liberation of Berlin and a symbol of the Soviet Union's role in the liberation of Europe from Nazi rule.

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