Monuments to Russian Soldiers and Prisoners of War
- Prison camp Falstad near Levanger: about 100 Russians were executed in Falstadskogen forest nearby (remains moved after the war to Lademoen kirkegård in Trondheim, see below).
kirke = church.
kirkegård = church graveyard.
Most graveyards in Norway grow around churches.
bro = bridge.
We used pages from the book
50 år: 8.mai 1945 - 8.mai 1995.
Minnesmerkene fra krigen i Sør-Trøndelag,
prepared by students in Lundamo ungdomsskole (Junior School of Lundamo) in 1995.
The book can be loaned from Trondheim public library.
Sør-Trøndelag communes on the map:
- from maps on norge.no
- Life of Vasily Rambovsky - Ukrainian who was one of the few POWs who did not return to Soviet Union. Story connected to Levanger and Trondheim.
See also: Russian prisoners of war in Norway, 1941-1945 - category in the Russian-Norwegian Directory.
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