luni, 28 decembrie 2009
One moment - three pictures at the Ceremony of Re-burial of Unknown Soldier at Bucharest (1923)
In 1923 it was organized a big ceremony for the eternal honor of the fallen Romanian soldier during the First World War. In the presence of the royal family of Romania the burial ceremony took place at Bucharest on 17th May 1923 and on the slab of the crypt were written: "Here lies at rest happily unto the Lord the Unknown Soldier, extinguished from life in the sacrifice for the unity of the Romanian people. On his bones lies the land of united Romania. 1916-1919".