Monument to the Tank Guardsmen

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Monument to the Tank Guardsmen
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Monument to the Tank Guards
I. Masko
Ukrfoto, Kyiv
90х140 mm
Center for Urban History of East Central Europe
On reverse:
In Ukrainian:
Львів. Пам'ятник танкістам.
№183 Київ, фабрика масового фотодруку тресту "Укрфото"
Ціна 65 коп.

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ID: 01981
City: Lviv
Date: 1910
Format: 140х90 mm
Creator: Edward Trzemeski
Publisher: Edward Trzemeski, Lwow
Copyright: Ihor Kotlobulatov
Subject: Bust of Julian Zachariewicz, lobby of the Polytechnic Institute
ID: 10190
City: Lviv
Date: 1950-1985
Format: Unknown
Creator: R. Yakymenko
Publisher: R. Yakymenko
Copyright: Center for Urban History of East Central Europe
Subject: Monument, Ivan Franko park, Ivan Franko University in Lviv
ID: 03929
City: Lviv
Date: 1938-1939
Format: 15х10 cm
Creator: Adam Lenkiewicz
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Maryna Kursanova
Subject: Monument, public garden, administration building, people
ID: 00170
City: Lviv
Date: 1966
Format: Unknown
Creator: Julian Dorosh
Publisher: Halytska Brama, Lviv
Copyright: Andriy Dorosh
Subject: Monument to Ivan Franko, Ivan Franko Park
ID: 08134
City: Lviv
Date: 1963
Format: 15х10 cm
Creator: Jaroslav Yanchak
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Jaroslav Janchak
Subject: Park, monument, sculpture
ID: 01878
City: Lviv
Date: 1915-1917
Format: 90х140 mm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Dawid Grund, Lwow
Copyright: Taras Pinyazhko
Subject: Buildings of Akademicki Square, Fredro monument, flower-bed, people
ID: 01975
City: Lviv
Date: 1920-1939
Format: 17х11 сm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unknown
Copyright: Juriy Zaverbnyj
Subject: Our Lady statue, Church of Our Lady of the Snows, pedestal
ID: 01859
City: Lviv
Date: 1977
Format: Unknown
Creator: Valentin Kleyner
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Valentin Kleyner
Subject: Monument, grand opening, people, Royal Arsenal
ID: 01856
City: Lviv
Date: 1950-1955
Format: 9х14 сm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Volodymyr Rumyantsev
Subject: Industrial company, monuments to Lenin, Stalin, artificial reservoir, Lysa ("Calvary") and Zamkova ("Castle") hills

The monument was a typical example of the Soviet marking of the public space with military symbols. It was established in 1945 on the main highway leading to the city from the east. In the early 1990s the tank was removed; a few years later the pedestal was dismantled as well.