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Vabadussõja mälestusmärk

Independence Monument

Aleksander Eller & Villu Jaanisoo
1934/1995

Rõngu /  Vabadussõja mälestusmärk   Rõngu /  Vabadussõja mälestusmärk

Description

Granite statue of a standing woman on large pedestal, on which a relief of a man with a sword.

Rõngu - Vabadussõja mälestusmärk

Inscription(s)

vabaduse-
sõjas
langenub
kangelasi
mälestab
rõngu
kihelkond
1918
1920

tuleme
ka hauast
kui vajab
me abi
kodumaa

Independence
to
commemorate
the fallen
heroes
of Rõngu
parish
Translation??

Annotation

The original monument was made by Eller and unveiled 30 September 1934. In October 1940 it was vandalized, but restored in 1941. In 1948 it was destroyed. It was restored by the sculptor Villu Jaanison and re-unveiled 21 May 1995.

Rõngu - Vabadussõja mälestusmärk

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Location (N 58°8'32" - E 26°14'48")

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