Veteran submariners from leading world naval powers will visit Odessa

Veterans will visit Odessa to attend the wreath-laying ceremony at the monument to the Unknown Sailor on the Allée of Fame in Odessa as part of the 49th International Congress of veteran submariners in Kiev, Department of Information of the Odessa City Council reports.

Heads of veteran submariners’ organizations from leading naval powers of the globe: admirals
and commanders from the United States, Mexico, Israel and Russia will take part in a wreath-
laying ceremony in memory of those who never returned from the sea during the war and in
peacetime. In the course of the visit honourable guests will meet with representatives of the city
and region authorities, and will put out to sea in motor boats.

The ceremony will take place on September 18 at 10:00.

English translation BSN
Adapted from Most-Odessa