Holodomor Genocide Memorial

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Holodomor Memorial to Victims of the Ukrainian Famine-Genocide of 1932–1933
Holodomor memorial at Mass and N. Capitol St.jpg
Holodomor Genocide Memorial is located in Central Washington, D.C.
Holodomor Genocide Memorial
Location in Central Washington, D.C.
Holodomor Genocide Memorial is located in the District of Columbia
Holodomor Genocide Memorial
Location in Central Washington, D.C.
Holodomor Genocide Memorial is located in the US
Holodomor Genocide Memorial
Location in Central Washington, D.C.
Coordinates 38°53′51″N 77°00′34″W / 38.897471°N 77.009551°W / 38.897471; -77.009551Coordinates: 38°53′51″N 77°00′34″W / 38.897471°N 77.009551°W / 38.897471; -77.009551
Location Washington, D.C.
Designer Larysa Kurylas
Type sculpture
Opening date November 7, 2015
Website ukrainegenocide.com

The Holodomor Memorial to Victims of the Ukrainian Famine-Genocide of 1932–1933 was opened in Washington, D.C. on November 7, 2015.[1][2] Located at the intersection of North Capitol Street, Massachusetts Avenue, and F Streets N.W., the memorial was built by the National Park Service and the Ukrainian government to honor the victims of the Ukrainian Famine-Genocide of 1932–33 and educate the American public.[3] Congress approved creation of the Holodomor Memorial in 2006.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Holodomor Memorial presented in Washington". UNIAN. 5 August 2015. Retrieved 7 November 2015. 
  2. ^ Andrea K. McDaniels (7 November 2015). "Organizers, including Timonium man, hope to educate with Ukrainian memorial in D.C". The Baltimore Sun. Retrieved 7 November 2015. 
  3. ^ "Holodomor Memorial to Victims of the Ukrainian Famine-Genocide of 1932–1933". Retrieved 2016-04-29. 
  4. ^ "Holodomor Memorial Dedication Ceremony". Retrieved 2016-04-29.