About seven thousand names of participants of the war are inscribed on the unified Yamal Banner of Memory
13:24 28 апреля 2020
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The project “The Yamal Banner of Memory” became one of the large-scale patriotic actions in the region within the Year of memory and glory. All municipalities participated in the event. Now about seven thousand names of relatives and friends, who fought on battlefronts of the Great Patriotic War, are inscribed on the fragments of the banner.
According to the coordinator of the patriotic action Dmitry Zharomskikh, all 13 fragments are completed, look beautiful and solemn. The only thing left to do is to make a single cloth of the banner measuring 7×17 meters and to show the result of the great joint work to the entire Yamal.
“The Yamal Banner of Memory” is an action that began in the large-scale project “The Victory Banner”. It was started in the region five years ago, and during this time the project united tens of thousands of people. Over the years “The Victory Banner” has grown from a regional project to an international one. Copies of the Victory Banner made by residents of Yamal visited all towns and remote settlements of the region, as well as many cities of Russia and 13 countries.