Statues - Hither & Thither

Lithuania
Palanga
Klaipėdos apskritis

Vytauto gatvė

Pionierė (Mergytė)

Pioneer (Girl)

Albina Vertulienė
1980

Palanga /  Pionierė (Mergytė)   Palanga /  Pionierė (Mergytė)

Description

Statue of a falling young girl.

Inscription(s)

šioje teritorijoje buvo
pirmoji palangos
pionierių stovykla.
kuria 1941.06.22 sunaikino
vokiškieji fašistai,
klastingai užpuole
tarybų šalį
на этой территории был
первый в паланге
пионерский лагерь который
22.06.1941 уничтожили
немецкие фашисты после
вероломного нападения
на страну советов
This is the place
of the first pioneer
camp in Palanga
demolished by Nazis on
22 June 1941 after their
treacherous attack
against the Soviet Union

Annotation

The sculptress did not make a real pioneer in uniform, but just a girl, therefore the statue is also known as Mergyt&279;

Palanga - Pionierė (Mergytė)

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 55°54'51" E 21°3'53"

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