Pictures and text by Mark R. Hatlie
These pictures were taken in Riga during the first week of September, 2007. The memorial is located in the park across the canal from the Bastejkalns. It is very close to the memorial stones from January, 1991.
|It reads, My gold is my people, my honor is their honor. (Mans zelts ir mana tauta / mans gods ir vinas gods). Rudolfs Blaumanis 1853-1908.|
The visit to this location was paid for by a research grant from the American Public University System. "Educating those who serve."