September 18th, 2017

One more historical mystery clarified

One of the most accute problems in saving historical heritage of this country in recent years are the landslides on Gediminas castle hill in Vilnius. But the necessity to save the castle allowed to solve several historical mysteries. Who may even think that at this place will be found the graves of military leaders of 1863/1864 uprising - Zygmunt Sierakowski and Kastus Kalinowski ! (executed by Russian imperial authorities after defeat of the uprising in 1864):

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