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Dead submariners erected a monument in Kursk

August 12 2005

In the city of Kursk, a monument to the heroes-submariners who died five years ago in the Barents Sea. The ceremony took place at the Memory Alley, where birch trees are planted 118 to the memory of the 118-T did not return from a raid submariners.

The monument consists of two fragments of the missile bay submarine, between which there is a bell. In the beginning was consecrated the monument, and then the relatives of seafarers, their colleagues and veterans laid flowers and wreaths.

Ceremonies held today in all military districts and fleets of Russia. On ships and submarines half-mast flags. For the repose of the dead believers are praying today in many churches of the Russian Orthodox Church, Vesti reports.

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