This is 35 kilometres from the city centre, on the Russian Steppe at a place called Rossoschka. A simple narrow road separates it from the Russian cemetery opposite. A memorial block outside the cemetery has the quote of Albert Schweit Nobel Peace Prize laureate, ‘The Soldiers graves are the greatest preachers of peace’.
Ceremony at German Cemetery
It is situated in a somber field with concrete cubes, each having the names of 5000 soldiers killed or missing in action. Altogether over 120,000 names are inscribed on the cubes.
Peace Quote on Memorial Block
Names of MemorIal Cubes