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Korčula in Korčula (island), Dubrovnik-Neretva (county), Croatia
 

The Memorial Tablet

Spomen Ploča

 
 
The Memorial Tablet Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 27, 2018
1. The Memorial Tablet Marker
Inscription.

Croatian:
Oslobođenja Grada Korčule

25.IV.1941 - Talijansko-Fasisticka Okupacija
9.IX.1943 - Korčulanski P.O.Oslobodio Grad
23.IX.1943 - Njemačko - Nacistička Okupacija
13.IX.1944 - Jedinice Slavne Dalm. Udarne XXXVI
Divizije N.O.V.J. I Mornarice Oslobodile Grad

Na Sjecanje Pokoljenɉima!
Borci Oslobodilačkog Rata - 1941-1945

English translation:
The Memorial Tablet
Liberation of the City of Korcula

25.IV.1941 - Italian-Fascistic Occupation
9.IX.1943 - Korčulanski P.O. Free City
23.IX.1943 - German - Nazi Occupation
13.IX.1944 - Unity Slaves Dalm. Hit his XXXVI
Divisions N.O.V.J. And the Navy Get Free City

To Remember the Hells!
Liberation Warrior Fighters - 1941-1945
 
Erected 1951.
 
Location. 42° 57.665′ N, 17° 8.088′ E. Marker is in Korčula, Dubrovnik-Neretva (county), in Korčula (island). Marker is on Obala Franje Tuđmana just from Foša, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Korčula, Dubrovnik-Neretva (county) 20260, Croatia.
 
Other nearby markers.
The Great Prince's Tower and The Memorial Tablet Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 27, 2018
2. The Great Prince's Tower and The Memorial Tablet Marker
At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Town of Korčula (within shouting distance of this marker); Silk Road (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); Marco Polo (about 150 meters away); The Naval Battle in the Waters Off Korčula (about 150 meters away); Reconstruction of the House of Marco Polo 2015.-2020. (about 150 meters away).
 
More about this marker. The memorial tablet is on the Velika kneževa kula (Great Prince's Tower) on the outside wall of Old Town.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 7, 2018. This page originally submitted on December 5, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 57 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 5, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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