at school 56
Tenistaya 1 (Тенистая)
of this school had a fundraising campaign by collecting
scrap-metal to erect this monument.
on this monument reads:
Hero of the Soviet Union ,
Army General Ivan Danilovich Chernyahovsky 1906-1945
here for more on Twice Hero of the Soviet Union
for an explanation of these awards.)
school also has a large World War Two gun on display,
just down the street
stops on Fontanskaya Doroga (Фонтанская дорога)
The name "station" comes from the past.
Before the trams, there was a small train. Each
stop was called a "station", like a train
station. The name has remained, even thought the
train was replace by a tram.
Fighter Plane Air Regiment Monument
Tram stop 5 Fontanskaya Doroga (Фонтанская дорога)
World War two when the Nazis began to bomb the airport,
new landing strip was built inside the city near
the 5th station of Fountainskaya Doroga. Mostly
women built the landing strip in only a week. The
69th Fighter Airplane Regiment used this runway
for their fighter planes.