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Paralimni dead and missing memorial



Artist: Chr. Askotis and L. Seryiou (Χρ. Ασκώτης και Λ. Σεργίου)

Location: Paralimni Agios Dimitrios church. Ammochostos district. 

Category: Turkish Invasion

Photography: Evangelia Matthopoulou

The construction of the monument followed a decision of Agios Dimitrios church Committee. It is dedicated to the dead and the listed as missing of Paralimni. According to the nearby marble inscription, they sacrificed their lives “longing for their motherland’s freedom and peace”. The memorial was delivered in 2007.