Warrior’s Cemetery of the World War I near Vecpelši

More than 90 Latvian Riflemen from the 3rd Kurzeme battalion killed in 1916 on Death Island were buried here. A peculiar ensemble of Brother’s Cemetery with a 6 m tall obelisk in the centre, was formed in 1930. Architect – A. Birzenieks. Inconvenient accessibility – it is recommended to go there by bicycle or foot.

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