Barrow of Immortality in Bryansk
Barrow of Immortality - a monument to the fallen in the struggle against fascism. This is one of the most remarkable monuments of the city, liberated from the Nazis only September 17, 1943.
It was founded May 11, 1967 in the city park "Nightingales". Today it is a magnificent building, which is crowned by a huge five-pointed star. Barrow became one of those holy places, which is unthinkable without the appearance of the regional center.
Sacred ground with the mass graves in the towns and villages of Bryansk, with the legendary places of the hero-cities, with the Bulgarian Shipka - fraternity symbol of the Slavic peoples, brought to a place bookmarks mother Barrow, whose sons did not return from the war, veterans of war, revolution and the Komsomol, Heroes of the Soviet Union, holder of the Order of Glory, leaders and members of the partisan movement and the underground, the soldiers of the Soviet Army, members of the Komsomol, the pioneers, Octobrists.
Thousands of young men and women in his spare time worked on the construction of the Mound. It is an earthen embankment totaling more than 20 thousand cubic meters and 12 meters.
At the base of Mound laid the gun barrel with a capsule, which contains the reference to the descendants of Bryantsev-2017: "Dear comrades, friends, people of the XXI century .. Never forget the heroic past of our partisan edge Always remember what the price went free to your grandparents! ! Take care of her as the apple of an eye ... we bequeath to you the most precious thing a Soviet man - the pride of their homeland love your country as we loved it, your elders, supporters, friends Multiply the power of the Soviets homeland!.! ".
At the foot of the Mound wide ladder supplied to the site, on the facade of which the inscription: "In the name of peace who gave his life Barrow of Immortality built Komsomol members and youth of the city in the year of the fiftieth anniversary of the Komsomol." For each inhabitant of the city, for each member of the Komsomol Mound of immortality - a symbol of the legendary byley edge of combat, partisan glory, exploits the older generations. This is the eternal memory and glory to those who are up in arms to defend the honor and independence of our country.